Quotes on teaching


Light be the earth upon you, lightly rest.

~ Euripides

A well written life is almost as rare as a well spent one.

~ Thomas Carlyle

There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.

~ Homer

While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.

~ Ronald Reagan

It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English -- up to fifty words used in correct context -- no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.

~ Carl Sagan

To generalize is to be an idiot.

~ William Blake

Make the most of your regrets. . . . To regret deeply is to live afresh.

~ Henry David Thoreau

Ambition often puts men upon doing the meanest offices so climbing is performed in the same posture with creeping.

~ Jonathan Swift

The chief business of the American people is business.

~ Calvin Coolidge

Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned Can one go upon hot coals, and his feet not be burned So he that goeth in to his neighbor's wife whosoever toucheth her shall not be innocent.

~ Proverbs 627-9 Bible Hebrew

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anger - art - aging - adversity - beauty - balance - change - confusion - courage - character - death - dreams - determination - education - excellence - family - friendship - funny - giving - goals - happiness - hope - honesty - integrity - imagination - joy - justice - kindness - kissing - knowledge - life - love - leadership - money - music - marriage - motivation - mistakes - nature - overcoming - optimism - opportunity - perspective - patience - peace - quality - quitting - questions - quiet - respect - relationships - reading - success - strength - stress - smiling - teaching - time - trust - unity - understanding - vision - values - victory - war - writing - winning - wisdom - waiting - youth -


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