Inspirational Quotes : Teachers
1

The greatest use of a life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.

William James

2

See everything. Overlook a great deal. Improve a little.

Pope John XXXIII

3

A fool is known by his speech; and a wise man by silence

Pythagoras

4

Choose rather to be strong in soul than in body.

Pythagoras

5

Write in the sand the flaws of your friend.

Pythagoras

6

What other people label or might try to call failure, I have learned is just God’s way of pointing you in a new direction.

Oprah Winfrey, a talk show host, magazine owner and a humanitarian, she also taught about the Dynamics of Leadership at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

7

Silence is better than unmeaning words.

Pythagoras

8

I swear… to hold my teacher in this art equal to my own parents. To make him partner in my livelihood – when he is in need of money to share mine with him. To consider his family as my own brothers and to teach them this art, if they want to learn it – without fee or indenture.

Hippocrates on Teachers and Teaching

9

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

Brodie, Fawn M.

10

What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who instructs the rising generation ?

Marcus Tullius Cicero

11

He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

Victor Hugo