Tea Quotes

Ed howe - instead of loving your enemies, treat your...
Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city, it might be better to change the locks.
Doug Larson

Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years.
Unknown
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty - - Power is ever stealing from the many to the few.
Wendell Phillips
I was the son of an immigrant. I experienced bigotry, intolerance and prejudice, even as so many of you have. Instead of allowing these thing to embitter me, I took them as spurs to more strenuous effort.
Andre Bernard Buruch
To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism, to steal ideas from many is research.
Anon.

What would the world do without tea? - How did it exist? I am glad I was not born before tea.
Sydney Smith
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
Euripides - wealth stays with us a little moment if at all...
No dictator, no invader, can hold an imprisoned population by force of arms forever. There is no greater power in the universe than the need for freedom. Against that power, governments and tyrants and armies cannot stand. The Centauri learned this lesson once. We will teach it to them again. Though it take a thousand years, we will be free.
J. Michael Straczynski
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 true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.
Amos Bronson Alcott
To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
Tryon Edwards
All last year we tried to teach him English, and the only word he learned was million.
Tommy Lasorda, on pitcher Fernando Valenzuela
The tears that you spill, the sorrowful, are sweeter than the laughter of snobs and the guffaws of scoffers.
Kahlil Gibran
The timid and fearful first failures dismay, but the stout heart stays trying by night and by day. He values his failures as lessons that teach The one way to get to the goal he would reach.
Edgar Albert Guest
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
Women are like teabags. You dont know how strong they are until you put them in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt
The steady discipline of intimate friendship with Jesus results in men becoming like Him.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Everyone who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
Oscar Wilde
In order to deserve, we must pay our dues and steadily work for perfection. We must relish in struggle, and relinquish pride. We must dispel fear and seek enlightenment. We must shun division and honor love. We must know our hearts and seek to understand others. We must try, live, create, feel, grow and love.
Bryant McGill, Stanford Lectures on Poetry, 1990
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
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win - win basis.
W. Edwards Deming
Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth... Truth - Telling, I have found, is the key to responsible citizenship. The thousands of criminals I have seen in 40 years of law enforcement have had one thing in common Every single one was a liar.
J. Edgar Hoove
A full cup must be carried steadily.
English Prove
He who would teach men to die would at the same time teach them to live.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Our lives teach us who we are.
Salman Rushdie
What thwarts us and demands of us the greatest effort is also what can teach us most.
Matthew Arnold
Teach children to be polite and courteous in the home, and, when he grows up, he will never be able to edge his car onto a freeway.
Unknown
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
William Hazlitt
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
Civilization is a stream with banks. The stream is sometimes filled with blood from people killing, stealing, shouting and doing the things historians usually record, while on the banks, unnoticed, people build homes, make love, raise children, sing song.
Will Durant
Women have more strengths in their looks than we have in our laws, and more power in their tears than we have by our arguments.
Saville
It is because modern education is so seldom inspired by a great hope that it so seldom achieves great results. The wish to preserve the past rather than the hope of creating the future dominates the minds of those who control the teaching of the young.
Bertrand Russell
Oh God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains!
William Shakespeare
A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.
A Bartlett Giamatti
The objective of false prophets and teachers of whatever stripe is... the influence and control of the minds of men.
Ron Dart
Every man who observes vigilantly, and resolves steadfastly, grows unconsciously into genius.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
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
The revolution is not a tea party.
Mao Tse - Tung