teacher quotes

There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own.Berenice Abbott

I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

My parents were early converts to Christianity in my part of Nigeria. They were not just converts; my father was an evangelist, a religious teacher. He and my mother traveled for thirty-five years to different parts of Igboland, spreading the gospel.Chinua Achebe

Following my junior year in high school, I went on a camping trip through Russia in a group led by Horst Momber, a young language teacher from Roosevelt.Peter Agre

During my eleven years as a New York City public school teacher, I saw firsthand the impact that poverty has on the classroom. In low-income neighborhoods like Sunset Park, where I taught, students as young as five years old enter school affected by the stresses often created by poverty: domestic violence, drug abuse, gang activity.Sal Albanese

A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.Amos Bronson Alcott

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-trust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciples.Amos Bronson Alcott

I want to clear up a few myths about myself. People have written that I was a kindergarten teacher and a former Miss Texas, and neither is true.Krista Allen

It is by teaching that we teach ourselves, by relating that we observe, by affirming that we examine, by showing that we look, by writing that we think, by pumping that we draw water into the well.Henri Frederic Amiel

A good teacher who can take the zero pay and help kids develop physically, emotionally, socially, is literally an angel.Eva Amurri

My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded.Loni Anderson

I was in three academic clubs, a huge book worm and the teacher's pet. I was kind of an easy target for bullies.Nicole Anderson

The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.Aristotle

A professor is someone who talks in someone else's sleep.W. H. Auden

The Holy Spirit is our comforter, our teacher. That's why, in prayer, we can ask the Lord to open up Scripture and make it come alive to us, to open our understanding. He left his Spirit with us until we join him in Heaven.Michele Bachmann

I've done everything from cater, wait tables, pre-school teacher, painting, to being Cinderella, Elmo, a clown, nanny, selling hair... I would do kid's parties and entertain and do magic and paint faces and balloon animals. The highlight of my life.Diora Baird

My dad was a high school teacher and made no money.Billy Baldwin

I wanted to be a teacher, but I was a lousy student, one of the slowest readers. It was a tremendous struggle. But I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.Ann Bancroft

Before college, I hadn't voluntarily read anything that might be called literature; I didn't think I'd understand it; I never seemed to understand my English teacher's interpretations of what we read.Melissa Bank

Vadim was both my teacher and my husband. I placed myself entirely in his hands.Brigitte Bardot