Sunday, October 15, 2006

Quotable Quotes

"Everyone has a talent, what is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads." (Erica Jong)

"The most instructive experiences are those of everyday life." (Friedrich Nietzsche)

"I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers." (Kahlil Gibran)

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for the rest of his life." (Chinese Proverb)

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear." (Ambrose Redmoon)

"I not only use all the brains I have but all that I can borrow." (W. Wilson)

"If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else." (Chinese Proverb)

"Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave." (Henry Peter Broughan)

"A gifted teacher is as rare as a gifted doctor, and makes far less money" (Anonymous)

"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined" (Henry David Thoreau)

"Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you'll never cease to grow" (Anthony J. D'Angelo)

" It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question" (Eugene Ionesco Decouvertes)

"A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary" (Thomas Carruthers)

Why is it that the teaching is the last thing I have time for?" (Judy Domeny Bowen)

"Successful teachers are effective in spite of the psychological theories they suffer under." (Educational Proverb)

"Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love" (Hamilton Wright Mabi)

"Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs." (Einstein)

"When teaching, light a fire, don't fill a bucket." (Dan Snow)

"To teach well, we need not say all that we know, only what is useful for the pupil to hear" (Anon.)

"To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully"(Tyron Edwards)

"He who dares to teach must never cease to learn" (Anonymous)

"I am almost overwhelmed by the courage and dedication of teachers" (Sylvia Solomon)

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