Tea Quotes

The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Sigmund Freud
Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a greater.
William Hazlitt

Tears may be dried up, but the heart - Never.
Marguerite de Valois
If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
George MacDonald
Fran lebowitz - my favorite animal is steak....
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In Britain, the segregated world of public schools crops up in all kinds of institutions A boy can pass from Eton to the Guards to the Middle Temple to Parliament and still retain the same male world of leather armchairs, teak tables and nicknames. They need never deal closely with other kinds of people, and some never do.
Anthony Sampson
Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings - - That doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.
Buddha
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
German Prove
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
Socrates
The basic problem is that our civilization, which is a civilization of machines, can teach man everything except how to be a man.
Andre Malraux
Henry david thoreau - to a philosopher all news, as it is called, is...
The tears that you spill, the sorrowful, are sweeter than the laughter of snobs and the guffaws of scoffers.
Kahlil Gibran
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Albert Einstein
If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.
Bob Conklin
Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
E. M. Forste
Slow and steady wins the race.
Aesop, The Hare and the Tortoise
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Aldous Huxley
We teach them proper principles and let them govern themselves.
Prophet Joseph Smith
Verily, a man teaching his child manners is better than giving one bushel of grain in alms.
Prophet Muhammad, Muslim
In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry of idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.
Mrs. Sigourney
I always knew i would look back on my tears and laugh but i never tought i would look back on the laughter and cry.
Unknown
Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading.
Quintus Septimius Tertullianus, Adversus Valentinianos
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
The teaching of politics is that the Government, which was set for protection and comfort of all good citizens, becomes the principal obstruction and nuisance with which we have to contend? The cheat and bully and malefactor we meet everywhere is the Government.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journal, 1860
The Moving Finger writes and, having writ, Moves on nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it.
Omar Khayym
The Preacher, the Politicain, the Teacher, Were each of them once a kiddie. A child, indeed, is a wonderful creature. Do I want one? God Forbiddie!
Ogden Nash
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change.
Jesse Louis Jackson
To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be.
Anna Louise Strong
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
William Hazlitt
One never learns by success. Success is the plateau that one rests upon to take breath and look down from upon the straight and difficult path, but one does not climb upon a plateau.
Josephine Preston Peabody
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
Joseph Addison
History balances the frustration of how far we have to go with the satisfaction of how far we have come. It teaches us tolerance for the human shortcomings and imperfections which are not uniquely of our generation, but of all time.
Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.
Plato
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
America, why are your libraries full of tears?
Allen Ginsberg
A teacher affects eternity; He can never tell where his influence stops.
Henry Adams
A woman is like a teabag, you never know how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Mae West
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
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches them tolerance.
W. Somerset Maugham