Tea Quotes

Instead of solid accomplishments, the man pursues pleasures and self - Gratification. He will never achieve anything so long as he is surrounded by dissipating temptations.
I Ching
Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; Yet strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
Kahlil Gibron
America, why are your libraries full of tears?
Allen Ginsberg
Marguerite de valois - tears may be dried up, but the heart - never....
The talmud - god said: you must teach, as i taught, without a...

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.
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
For long you live and high you fly, For smiles you give and tears you cry, For all you touch and all you see Is all your life will ever be.
Pink Floyd
College football would be more interesting if the faculty played instead of the students - There would be a great increase in broken arms, legs and necks.
H. L. Mencken
God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons we could not learn in any other way. The way we learn those lessons is not to deny the feelings but to find the meanings underlying them.
Stanley Lindquist
Otto kleppne - the purpose of all higher education is to make...
To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
Tryon Edwards
Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for the rest of his life.
Chinese Prove
Take only pictures, steal only time, leave only footprints.
Unknown
Experience is the worst teacher it gives the test before presenting the lesson.
Vernon Law
Verily, a man teaching his child manners is better than giving one bushel of grain in alms.
Prophet Muhammad, Muslim
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
Teaching a child not to step on a caterpillar is as valuable to the child as it is to the caterpillar.
Bradley Mille
There are many fine ideals which are not realisable, and yet we do not refrain from teaching them.
Peretz Smolenskin
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound
As we grow oldthe beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to... the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. On the Vietnam Wa.
Richard Milhous Nixon
We have inadvertently designed a system in which being good at what you do as a teacher is not formally rewarded, while being poor at what you do is seldom corrected nor penalized.
Elliot Wayne Eisne
The things that will destroy America are prosperity - At - Any - Price, safety - First instead of duty - First, the love of soft living, and the get - Rich - Quick theory of life.
Theodore Roosevelt
The great successful men of the world have used their imagination... they think ahead and create their mental picture in all it details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building - - Steadily building.
Robert J. Collie
A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
Thomas Carruthers
We trained hard, but it seemed that every time we were beginning to form up into teams we would be reorganised.? I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising: and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress, while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation.
Caius Petronius, Roman Consul, 66 A. D.
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
Adlai E. Stevenson, J
A rumor is one thing that gets thicker instead of thinner as it is spread.
Richard Armou
Instead of trying to build newer and bigger weapons of destruction, mankind should be thinking about getting more use out of the weapons we already have.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
When I consider the small span of my life absorbed in the eternity of all time, or the small part of space which I can touch or see engulfed by the infinite immensity of spaces that I know not and that know me not, I am frightened and astonished to see myself here instead of there... now instead of then.
Blaise Pascal
Men want sex. If men ruled the world, they could get sex anywhere, anytime. Restaurants would give you sex instead of breath mints on the way out. Gas stations would give sex with every fill - Up. Banks would give sex to anyone who opened a checking account.
Scott Adams, The Dilbert Future
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight.
Helen Kelle
The Churches must learn humility as well as teach it.
George Bernard Shaw, "St. Joan".
Depend not on another, but lean instead on thyself... True happiness is born of self - Reliance.
The laws of Manu
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
Ours is the age of substitutes instead of language, we have jargon instead of principles, slogans and instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.
Eric Bentley
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