Tea Quotes

Ovid - tears at times have all the weight of speech....
My tears stuck in their little ducts, refusing to be jerked.
Peter Stack, in a movie review in the San Francisco Chronicle, Jan 2, 1983

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
As we grow old? the beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To me the meanest flower that blows can give Thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.
William Wordsworth, "Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood", 1803
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

Ralph waldo emerson - the years teach much which the days never knew....
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Theodore Roosevelt
Galileo galilei - you cannot teach a man anything. you can only...
To know how to suggest is the art of teaching.
Henri Frdric Amiel
If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
It is easy enough to praise men for the courage of their convictions. I wish I could teach the sad young men of this mealy generation the courage of their confusion.
John Anthony Ciardi
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.
No steam or gas drives anything until it is confined. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Only dreamers can teach us to soar.
Anne Marie Pierce
A good teacher is a master of simplification and an enemy of simplism.
Louis A. Berman
To teach well is to believe in what and whom you teach.
Donna Bulge
Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential, craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
A Bartlett Giamatti
Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
Gordon R. Dickson
We live at the level of our language. Whatever we can articulate we can imagine or explore. All you have to do to educate a child is leave him alone and teach him to read. The rest is brainwashing.
Ellen Gilcrist
Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer - Lytton
A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
Kurt Lewin
Men exist for the sake of one another. Teach them then or bear with them.
Marcus Aelius Aurelius
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
Edith Ann
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
Unknown
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
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
German Prove
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 primary purpose of the Data statement is to give names to constants; instead of referring to pi as 3. 141592653589793 at every appearance, the variable Pi can be given that value with a Data statement and used instead of the longer form of the constant. This also simplifies modifying the program, should the value of pi change.
Fortran manual for Xerox Computers
The important thing to recognize is that it takes a team, and the team ought to get credit for the wins and the losses. Successes have many fathers, failures have none.
Philip Caldwell
A teacher affects eternity; He can never tell where his influence stops.
Henry Adams
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
The ideal condition Would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; But since we are all likely to go astray, The reasonable thing is to learn from those who can teach.
Sophocles, Antigone
The speed of the boss is the speed of the team.
Lee Iacocca
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
Vernon Sanders Law
Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.
Peter Marshall
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
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
Rhythm is the basis of life, not steady forward progress. The forces of creation, destruction, and preservation have a whirling, dynamic interaction.
Kabbalah
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Josh Billings