Inspirational Teacher Quotes

Posted by Brian

A caring teacher hands children their passport to the future.

A student’s success in school starts in the heads and hearts of his or her parents and teachers. The way we see them, the way the see themselves, is what they will become.

A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discovers are among them, as comets amongst the stars.

But the great Master said, “I see No best in kind, but in degree; I gave a various gift to each, To charm, to strengthen, and to teach”.

Every September is like Christmas, and every student, a surprise gift to open.

Every teacher should realize the dignity of his calling.

Each and every day. Each and every child, I have the power, the passion, the skill, and the knowledge to make a difference. Each and every day. Each and every child.

For many students, their teachers may be the only adult with whom they have a meaningful conversation all day.

Few have more opportunities to be heroes than do teachers.

For all the best teachers pride themselves on having a large number of pupils and think themselves worthy of a bigger audience.

I know teachers who have the intensity and power to hold their ground against anything that comes their way…Those teachers are my heroes. They are able to do important things regardless of the kind of day they are having or the strong winds blowing against them.

If I had one piece of advice for first-year teachers, I’d tell them to give themselves credit for what they do right and to remember that isnpiring in students an excitement about learning is no small thing.

Our heritage and ideals, our code and standards – the things we live by and teach our children – are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.

They say you’re born to teach, and it must have been like that for me because I know education is the field where I belong. It’s not just the love of children, but it’s hope for the future.

Teachers, who educate children, deserve more honour than parents, who merely gave them birth; for the latter provided mere life, while the former ensure a good life.

The best way to teach people is by telling a story.

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

The great teacher is not the man who supplies the most facts, but the one in whose presence we become different people.

To know how to suggest is the art of teaching.

Teachers are the architectural designers of nations. People must see that education is not an expense, but an investment.

Teaching is more than imparting knowledge, it is inspiring change.

The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others.

The good teacher discovers the natural gifts of his pupils and liberates them.

I do not teach children, I give them joy.

My greatest satisfaction comes when my students find the success they never thought they could have.

No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher.

You cannot teach people anything. You can only help them discover it within themselves.

When you work for a corporation, you get financial rewards, but you never see the results of all your hard work. With teaching, you see the results every day and the rewards are immedaite.

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