Tea Quotes

Instead of pointing a finger, we should hold out our hand.
Henry Drummond
Do not be so quick to judge or label, for one day the objects of ridicule may become what they are ever so used to being seen as. And when this happens it is too late, another soul has fallen to the cruel persecution of todays society and become what they are seen as instead of who they really are. A person, just like everyone else.
Unknown

Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
John A. Rassias
Albert guinon - there are people who, instead of listening to...
Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer - Lytton
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

He who would teach men to die would at the same time teach them to live.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Tell me.... And I Forget, Teach me..... And I Learn, Involve Me..... And I Remember.
Benjamin Franklin, Card
Marguerite de valois - tears may be dried up, but the heart - never....
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion... I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
The role of the teacher remains the highest calling of a free people. To the teacher, America entrusts her most precious resource, her children and asks that they be prepared... to face the rigors of individual participation in a democratic society.
Shirley Mount Hufstedle
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
Marie Curie
She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.
Tommy Manville
Every man who observes vigilantly, and resolves steadfastly, grows unconsciously into genius.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
You know what I say to people when I hear they? re writing an anti - war book?? I say, why don? t you write an anti - Glacier book instead? What he meant, of course, was that there would always be wars, that they were as easy to stop as glaciers. I believe that, too.
Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughter - House 5
The teacher must derive not only the capacity, but the desire, to observe natural phenomena. The teacher must understand and feel her position of observer the activity must lie in the phenomenon.
Maria Montessori
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon - Instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Dale Carnegie
The consciousness of self is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action. There is no fixed teaching. All I can provide is an appropriate medicine for a particular ailment.
Bruce Lee, Quotation from the book: (The Art of Jeet Kune Do) by Bruce Lee
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound
We must not indulge in unfavorable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain.
Walter Savage Lando
Oh God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains!
William Shakespeare
A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
John Lubbock
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
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
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
There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
James Truslow Adams
To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism, to steal ideas from many is research.
Anon.
A thorn defends the rose, harming only those who would steal the blossom.
Chinese prove
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
Thou shall not steal. I mean defensively. On offense, thou shall steal and thou must.
Branch Rickey/ Dogers GM (1943 - 50)
The use of COBOL cripples the mind; its teaching should, therefore, be reguarded as a criminal offense.
E. W. Dijkstra
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged.
Hellen Kelle
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
Unknown
The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.
Elain Heffner, O Magazine, May 2003
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.
Natalie Clifford Barney
When you learn, teach. When you get, give.
Maya Angelou
The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.
Ronald Reagan
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Byrnes
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
Maurice Maeterlinck, Wisdom and Destiny, 1898
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilizing the mind as a steady purpose - - A point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley