Tea Quotes

The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.
Mark Twain
Greek prove - no need to teach an eagle to fly....

The bottom line is that a people are never perfect, but love can be, b that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and c doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Tom Robbins, Still Life With Woodpecke
Rhythm is the basis of life, not steady forward progress. The forces of creation, destruction, and preservation have a whirling, dynamic interaction.
Kabbalah
Aeschylus, prometheus bound - time as he grows old teaches all things....
Describing her first day back in grade school after a long absence, a teacher said, It was like trying to hold 35 corks under water at the same time.
Mark Twain

We teach them proper principles and let them govern themselves.
Prophet Joseph Smith
Edwards missed getting Stearns at third base by an eyeball.
Jerry Coleman
Unknown - cats are intended to teach us that not everything...
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
Henry Kissinge
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The first human being who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Sigmund Freud, (Attributed)
For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort.
Joseph Conrad
The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore.
Lord Byron
Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.
Albert Einstein, quoted in New York Times, March 13, 1940
The new frontier of which I speak is not a set of promises - It is a set of challenges. It sums up not what I intend to offer the American people, but what I intend to ask of them. It appeals to their pride, not their pocketbook - It holds out the promise of more sacrifice instead of more security.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
When you learn, teach. When you get, give.
Maya Angelou
Asking to meet with Italian businessmen instead of government officials. I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time.
Nikita Khrushchev
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
Anatole France, The Red Lily, 1894, chapter 7
As you teach, you learn.
Jewish Prove
I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Kahlil Gibran
He who ceases to learn cannot adequately teach.
Unknown
Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself.
Chinese Prove
Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.
Peter Marshall
Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many players on the field.
Jim Boulton
There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
James Truslow Adams
The objective of false prophets and teachers of whatever stripe is... the influence and control of the minds of men.
Ron Dart
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig.
Saying Folk
The American sign of civic progress is to tear down the familiar and erect the monstrous.
Shane Leslie
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
Edgar Allan Poe
As we grow oldthe beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.
Natalie Clifford Barney
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Aristotle
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
Clarence Darrow
There are people who, instead of listening to what is being said to them, are already listening to what they are going to say themselves.
Albert Guinon
Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.
Robert M. Hutchins
The purpose of parenting is to provide steady and wide - Ranging opportunities for a child. The child does the rest.
Michael
America, why are your libraries full of tears?
Allen Ginsberg
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
John Jay Chapman