Teaching Quotes

“[Kids] don’t remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.”
Jim Henson, It’s Not Easy Being Green: And Other Things to Consider

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

“Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.”

“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
Phil Collins

“Don’t [f***] with an English major. They keep lots of useless crap trapped in their heads. Once in a while they let some of it out and it bites you square on the ass.”
P.C. Cast, Divine by Mistake

“I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.”
Albert Einstein

“The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without a teacher.”
Elbert Hubbard

“Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.”
Jacques Barzun

“Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder. ”
Eberhard Arnold

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