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Famous Teaching Quotations

List of Teaching Quotes

We found 241 quote(s) that contain the word Teaching.



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I get scared to death when I see people who say they've found Jesus Christ, and they're out there, and I wonder, who's teaching them? Who's mentoring them? Willie Aames

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Machiavelli's teaching would hardly have stood the test of Parliamentary government, for public discussion demands at least the profession of good faith. Lord Acton

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When we were in the seminary we got a stipend direct from the government and for that stipend we had an obligation to stick to our teaching job for five years. Josef Albers

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You see, I have in my teaching - I always say I've done it for a hundred years and have had thousands of students - I have always spoken against just falling onto your knees for so-called accidents, I mean a result you are not responsible for. Josef Albers

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I feel that the work that I have done in the comedy arena, is priceless in terms of what I learned, timing, everything that these incredibly talented performers were generous enough in teaching me. Khandi Alexander

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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

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To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song. Henri Frederic Amiel

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Besides the actual reading in class of many poems, I would suggest you do two things: first, while teaching everything you can and keeping free of it, teach that poetry is a mode of discourse that differs from logical exposition. A. R. Ammons

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

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Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children. Joe Baca

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Also, while I was at Yale, I had a job teaching kids at the museum. Robert T. Bakker

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I regard the principle of conscription of life as a flat contradiction of all our cherished ideals of individual freedom, democratic liberty and Christian teaching. Roger Nash Baldwin

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I believe that every human soul is teaching something to someone nearly every minute here in mortality. M. Russell Ballard

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I did end up doing substitute teaching, but there's not a lot of teaching involved in that. Todd Barry

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The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision. Bruce Barton

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In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years. Jacques Barzun

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Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition. Jacques Barzun

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When I was teaching at Harvard in the 1970s, I went to Project Incorporated in Cambridge and took photography classes. I didn't even know how to aim the camera in those days. Ann Beattie

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Please stop teaching my children that everyone gets a trophy just for participating. What is this, the Nobel Prize? Not everybody gets a trophy. Glenn Beck

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I have devoted my energies to the study of the scriptures, observing monastic discipline, and singing the daily services in church; study, teaching, and writing have always been my delight. Venerable Bede

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Having a clear faith, based on the creed of the church is often labeled today as fundamentalism. Whereas relativism, which is letting oneself be tossed and swept along by every wind of teaching, look like the only attitude acceptable to today's standards. Pope Benedict XVI

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More than anybody else I'd like to thank Count Basie for teaching me how to perform. Tony Bennett

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The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed. William Bennett

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I am in the Master of Professional Writing program teaching Humor Writing, Literary and Dramatic. Shelley Berman

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I am presently in my thirteenth year of teaching a graduate course at the University of Southern California. Shelley Berman