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    To know how to suggest is the art of teaching.
    - Henri-Frederic Amiel

    To teach is to learn twice.
    - Joseph Joubert

    A gifted teacher is as rare as a gifted doctor, and makes far less money.
    - Author unknown

    A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
    - Thomas Carruthers

    A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron.
    - Horace Mann

    Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
    - Confucius

    Experience is the worst teacher; it gives the test before presenting the lesson.
    - Vernon Law

    He who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
    - Anonymous

    The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
    - Anatole France

    I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
    - Socrates

    I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
    - Kahlil Gibran

    Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
    - Confucius

    Teachers open the door, but you enter by yourself.
    - Anonymous

    The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.
    - Amos Bronson Alcott

    Teacher's Prayer: I want to teach my students how To live this life on Earth. To face it's struggles and it's strife And to improve their worth. Not just the lesson in a book Or how the rivers flow, But how to choose the proper path Wherever they may go. To understand eternal truth And know the right from wrong, And gather all the beauty of A flower and a song. For if I help the world to grow In wisdom and in grace, Then I shall feel that I have won And I have filled my place. . And so I ask your guidance, God, That I may do my part. For character and confidence And happiness of heart.
    - James J. Metcalf

    The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
    - Mark van Doren

    It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question.
    - Eugene Ionesco Decouvertes, 1969

    The best teacher is one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
    - Author Unknown

    When teaching, light a fire, don't fill a bucket.
    - Dan Snow

    The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
    - William Arthur Ward

    To teach well, we need not say all that we know, only what is useful for the pupil to hear.
    - Anonymous

    To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
    - Tyron Edwards

    Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
    - James Joyce Dubliners

    Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
    - Samuel Johnson

    If you would thoroughly know anything, teach it to others.
    Tryon Edwards

    For every person wishing to teach, there are thirty not wanting to be taught.
    Robert Julian Yeatman

    A great teacher never strives to explain the vision - they simply invite you to stand beside them and see for yourself.
    Rev R Inman

    A master can tell you what he expects you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.
    Patricia Neal

    Every adult nedds a child teach; it's the way adults learn.
    Frank A Clark

    Headmasters have powers at their disposal with which Prime Ministers have never yet been invested.
    Sir Winston Churchill

    Even while they teach, men learn.
    Seneca c. 4 BC-AD 65


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