Tea Quotes

Heraclitus, on the universe - much learning does not teach understanding....
To choose Norm Coleman over Walter Mondale is like going to a great steakhouse and ordering the tuna sandwich.
Garrison Keillo

Thus let me live, unseen, unknown; thus unlamented let me die; steal from the world, and not a stone tell where I lie.
Alexander Pope, "Ode to Solitude".
It is very strange that the years teach us patience - That the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.
Elizabeth Taylor, "A Wreath of Roses".
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stops.
Henry Adams
A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.
Bruce Lee

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon - Instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Dale Carnegie
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
Adlai E. Stevenson, J
Depend not on another, but lean instead on thyself... True happiness is born of self - Reliance.
The laws of Manu
Samuel johnson - be not too hasty to trust or admire the teachers...
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
Warren Bennis
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
Perfection can be achieved by no one, because perfection is achieved from faults - Yet faults tear away the perfection in you.
Mary Ross
He who ceases to learn cannot adequately teach.
Unknown
She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.
Tommy Manville
It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the self - Same well from which your laughter rises was often - Times filled with your tears.
Rene Descartes
One never learns by success. Success is the plateau that one rests upon to take breath and look down from upon the straight and difficult path, but one does not climb upon a plateau.
Josephine Preston Peabody
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
An understanding heart is everything is 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 Gustav Jung
We create an environment where it is alright to hate, to steal, to cheat, and to lie if we dress it up with symbols of respectability, dignity and love.
Whitney Moore, Jr.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.
Anonymous
A diplomat is a man who says you have an open mind, instead of telling you that you have a hole in the head.
Unknown
A wisely chosen illustration is almost essential to fasten the truth upon the ordinary mind, and no teacher can afford to neglect this part of his preparation.
Howard Crosby
Teach us to care and not to care. Teach us to sit still.
George Eliot
Teaching a child not to step on a caterpillar is as valuable to the child as it is to the caterpillar.
Bradley Mille
This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.
George Bernard Shaw
God said: you must teach, as I taught, without a fee.
The Talmud
Time is the best teacher, but unfortunately, it kills all of its students.
Robin Williams
Anglo - Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
William Jennings Bryan
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
Charles W. Eliot, The Happy Life, 1896
To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you you ought to prefer, is to have kept your soul alive.
Robert Louis Stevenson
You will be better advised to watch what we do instead of what we say.
John N. Mitchell
Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies.
W. L. George
A woman is like a teabag, you never know how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Mae West
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
Confucius
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
Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.
Author Unknown
We teach them proper principles and let them govern themselves.
Prophet Joseph Smith