Tea Quotes

God said: you must teach, as I taught, without a fee.
The Talmud
It is easy to bring others down to your level, Instead of bringing yourself up to their level, But it is never ever right.
Unknown

Verily, a man teaching his child manners is better than giving one bushel of grain in alms.
Prophet Muhammad, Muslim
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The acquisition of knowledge is the mission of research, the transmission of knowledge is the mission of teaching and the application of knowledge is the mission of public service.
James A. Perkins
Women with body image or eating disorders are not a special category, just more extreme in their response to a culture that emphasizes thinness and impossible standards of appearance for women instead of individuality and health.
Gloria Steinem

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Misfortunes leave wounds which bleed drop by drop even in sleep thus little by little they train man by force and dispose him to wisdom in spite of himself. Man must learn to think of himself as a limited and dependent being and only suffering teaches him this.
Simone Weil
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The scars of others should teach us caution.
Saint Jerome, Lette
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
T. S. Eliot
As you teach, you learn.
Jewish Prove
Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential, craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
A Bartlett Giamatti
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Byrnes
A woman is like a teabag, you never know how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Mae West
Instead of pointing a finger, we should hold out our hand.
Henry Drummond
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs, Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers’ eyes, Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers’ tears. What is it else? A madness most discreet, A choking gall and a preserving sweet.
William Shakespeare, Romeo, in Romeo and Juliet, act 1, sc. 1.
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
In youth the human body drew me and was the object of my secret and natural dreams. But body after body has taken away from me that sensual phosphorescence which my youth delighted in. Within me is no disturbing interplay now, but only the steady currents of adaptation and of sympathy.
Haniel Long
Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless - - Like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, You put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, You put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow or it can crash Be water my friend.
Bruce Lee
Philosophy teaches us to bear with equanimity the misfortunes of others.
Oscar Wilde
Verses which do not teach men new and moving truths do not deserve to be read.
Voltaire
She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.
Tommy Manville
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
Vernon Sanders Law
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.
William Ellery Channing
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
Abraham Lincoln
One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.
Franklin Thomas
The most foolish mistake we could possibly make would be to permit the conquered Eastern peoples to have arms. History teaches that all conquerors who have allowed their subject races to carry arms have prepared their own downfall by doing so.
Adolf Hitle
A preacher must be both soldier and shepherd. He must nourish, defend, and teach he must have teeth in his mouth, and be able to bite and fight.
Martin Luthe
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
Zig Zigla
Experience is the worst teacher it gives the test before presenting the lesson.
Vernon Law
Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes.
James A. Froude
The people who teach us that it is wrong to be skeptical are themselves the reasons that we should be skeptical.
Donald G. Smith
He who ceases to learn cannot adequately teach.
Unknown
God does not die on the day when we cease to believe in a personal deity, but we die on the day when our lives cease to be illumined by the steady radiance, renewed daily, of a wonder, the source of which is beyond all reason.
Dag Hammarskjld
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
Henry Kissinge
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron.
Horace Mann
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - A point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Mary Shelley
Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
Margaret Mead
If you give a man a fish, he will have a single meal. If you teach him how to fish, he will eat all his life.
Kwan - Tzu