Quotes For Teachers: Be Inspired!

A complete online source for Educational and Teaching-related Quotations

'Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.' ~Gail Godwin

'A teacher affects eternity; no one can tell where the influence stops.' ~Henry Adams

'Education is the ability to meet life's situations.' ~Dr.J.G. Hibben

'At every step a child should be allowed to meet the real experiences of life; the thorns should never be plucked from his roses.' ~Ellen Kay

"The greatest sign of success for a teacher ... is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as if I did not exist'. " ~Maria Montessori

"A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectation." ~Chinese Proverb

"Example isn't another way to teach, it is the only way to teach." ~Albert Einstein

"Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best. " ~ Bob Talbert

"Housework is a breeze. Cooking is a pleasant diversion. Putting up a retaining wall is a lark. But teaching is like climbing a mountain." - Fawn Brodie