Tea Quotes

William a. ward - the mediocre teacher tells. the good teacher...
It is noble to teach oneself, it is still nobler to teach others.
Mark Twain

Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.
Vince Lombardi
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
Teachers believe they have a gift for giving it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.
A Bartlett Giamatti
We teachers can only help the work going on, as servants wait upon a master.
Maria Montessori

Unknown - transported to a surreal landscape, a young girl...
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lessons afterwards.
Vernon Law
Aeschylus, prometheus bound - time as he grows old teaches all things....
The tears that you spill, the sorrowful, are sweeter than the laughter of snobs and the guffaws of scoffers.
Kahlil Gibran
Asking to meet with Italian businessmen instead of government officials. I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time.
Nikita Khrushchev
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
History is philosophy teaching by examples.
Henry St. John Bolingbroke
Our government is the potent, the omnipresent teacher. For good or ill, it teaches the whole people by its example.
Louis D. Brandeis
Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.
George Burns
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
Sir John Lubbock
Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
E. M. Forste
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
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig.
Saying Folk
Tears at times have all the weight of speech.
Ovid
Whoever cares to learn will always find a teacher.
German prove
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
Good teaching is one - Fourth preparation and three - Fourths theater.
Gail Godwin
There is no accountability in the public school system - Except for coaches. You know what happens to a losing coach. You fire him. A losing teacher can go on losing for 30 years and then go to glory.
Ross Perot, The Dallas Morning News, March 11, 1984
The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.
Frederick William Robertson
When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.
Sacha Guitry
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches them tolerance.
W. Somerset Maugham
As you teach, you learn.
Jewish Prove
It is after you have lost your teeth that you can afford to buy steaks.
Pierre Auguste Renoi
One repays a teacher badly if one only remains a pupil.
Nietzsche
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
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
Ready tears are a sign of treachery, not of grief.
Publilius Syrus
Abundance of knowledge does not teach men to be wise.
Heraclitus
Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function.
Unknown
For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort.
Joseph Conrad
All last year we tried to teach him English, and the only word he learned was million.
Tommy Lasorda, on pitcher Fernando Valenzuela
The first human being who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Sigmund Freud, (Attributed)
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