Tea Quotes

Unknown - he who ceases to learn cannot adequately teach....
A rumor is one thing that gets thicker instead of thinner as it is spread.
Richard Armou

We are like children, who stand in need of masters to enlighten us and direct us and God has provided for this, by appointing his angels to be our teachers and guides.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
What is it the Bible teaches us? - Rapine, cruelty, and murder. What is it the Testament teaches us? - To believe that the Almighty committed debauchery with a woman engaged to be married, and the belief of this debauchery is called faith.
Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason
As we grow old? the beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What government is the best That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Johann von Goethe

No flower of art ever fully blossomed save it was nourished by tears of agony.
Isadora Duncan, The Sensational Life of Isadora Duncan
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
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
Henry Kissinge
G. stanley hall - every theory of love, from plato down, teaches...
The teacher is like the candle which lights others in consuming itself.
Giovanni Ruffini
There are more tears shed over answered prayers than over unanswered prayers.
Saint Theresa of Jesus
Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.
Peter Marshall
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
An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
Carl Jung
Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - In firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do as well as to talk; and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Seneca
A team effort is a lot of people doing what I say.
Michael Winner, British film directo
Learning is finding out what you already know, Doing is demonstrating that you know it, Teaching is reminding others that they know it as well as you do. We are all learners, doers, and teachers.
Richard Bach
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
The soul would have no rainbow had the eyes no tears.
John Vance Cheney
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
The good man is the teacher of the bad, And the bad is the material from which the good may learn. He who does not value the teacher, Or greatly care for the material, Is greatly deluded although he may be learned. Such is the essential mystery.
Lao - Tzu
Stop thinking about your difficulties, whatever they are, and start thinking about God instead.
Emmet Fox
What thwarts us and demands of us the greatest effort is also what can teach us most.
Matthew Arnold
No other job in the world could possibly dispossess one so completely as this job of teaching. You could stand all day in a laundry, for instance, still in possession of your mind. But this teaching utterly obliterates you. It cuts right into your being essentially, it takes over your spirit. It drags it out from where it would hide.
Sylvia Ashton - Warne
Marriage is like a dollar bill. You cannot spend half of it when you tear it in two. The value of one half depends upon the other.
Joe Moore
The tooth fairy teaches children that they can sell body parts for money.
David Richerby
If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.
Plato
A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
John Lubbock
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
He who can, does. He who cannot teaches.
George Bernard Shaw
Misanthropes need people without a steady supply, the misanthrope cannot fully apply his art.
Polly Whitney
History teaches us that when a barbarian race confronts a sleeping culture, the barbarian always wins.
Arnold J. Toynbee
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
A good teacher is a master of simplification and an enemy of simplism.
Louis A. Berman
Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best.
Bob Talbert
Ah, Hope what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to - Day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow.
La Rochefoucauld
Oh God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains!
William Shakespeare
There are many methods for predicting the future. For example, you can read horoscopes, tea leaves, tarot cards, or crystal balls. Collectively, these methods are known as nutty methods. Or you can put well - Researched facts into sophisticated computer models, more commonly referred to as a complete waste of time.
Scott Adams, The Dilbert Future
Let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly, as you teach and admonish one another in all wisdom, and as you sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
Bible, Colossians 3: 16