Quotes About Teaching Children

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Paul Tough
“What matters most in a child's development, they say, is not how much information we can stuff into her brain in the first few years. What matters, instead, is whether we are able to help her develop a very different set of qualities, a list that includes persistence, self-control, curiosity, conscientiousness, grit and self-confidence.”
Paul Tough, How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character

Richelle E. Goodrich
“We try so hard to instruct our children in all the right things―teaching good from bad, explaining choices and consequences―when in reality most lessons are learned through observation and experience. Perhaps we'd be better off training our youth to be highly observant.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes: Quotes, Thoughts, & a Little Poetry for Every Day of the Year

Carolyn Byers Ruch
“A child has a greater chance of being sexually abused than burned in a fire. Along with stop, drop, and roll we must teach them to yell, run, and tell.”
Carolyn Byers Ruch

Steve Goodier
“Children nurtured in kindness learn the value of understanding. Children taught to be self-sufficient, to respect others, to value education and to build life up rather than to tear it down will become adults capable of leading us to a brighter future. For (as Karl Menninger noted) what's done to children, they will do to society.”
Steve Goodier

C. JoyBell C.
“When it comes to the education of our young, this privilege should only be given to those whose visions are solely in the uplifting benefit of the child. There is no room for the ego in the education of children! Children should not be looked after, nor educated, by those who have not made a sacrifice within their hearts, laying down their own personal agenda and dreams, for the total ascension of the child. Even if you are to educate the children simply sitting under a tree; if you have the vision and the heart of a sage, those children will grow to be mighty men and women under your watch! And even if you wine and dine the children, putting them up in a palace; if you do not have the vision and the selfless heart of a sage, all you do is in utter vanity!”
C. JoyBell C.

C.M. Stunich
“Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.”
C.M. Stunich, Losing Me, Finding You

“Teaching with Love,
learning with Zest,
Brings The Success,
Just like a Feast”
Iqra Salim Qureshi

“My parents spent countless hours teaching me to read and write. My mother was an English teacher who patiently taught me where to put my periods and commas, and my father, who loves books more than anyone I know, taught me from an early age that books are precious and should be handled gently , "like butterflies.”
Jessi Klein, You'll Grow Out of It

“Life has always been an open-book exam”
José Antonio Bowen, Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning

Janiece Hopper
“My reading is dead!' Pilar gasped. The little girl held the fourth grade reading book, rigid as a stillborn, across her open palms as if pleading with the pretty gringa teacher to take the burden away.”
Janiece Hopper, Illusions of More

“A spirited, unruly student is preferable. It's much easier to direct passion than to try and inspire it.”
Joan Desmond

John C. Maxwell
“You never really know something until you teach it to someone else.”
John C. Maxwell, The 360 Degree Leader: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization

Harper Lee
“Now you tell your father not to teach you any more. It's best to begin reading with a fresh mind. You tell him I'll take over from here and try to undo the damage--”
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

Lailah Gifty Akita
“My grandma, Mrs Grace Ayorkor Acquah said 'Educating the child is everybody's business.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Michel Tournier
“-Sınıf dediğin nedir? Otuz başlı, altmış ayaklı büyük bir hayvan. Kıpır kıpır, gülen, yerinde duramayan, fısıldayan, kaşınan, uyuklayan, düşler kuran bir canavar.- O, Lucie ya da Gölgesiz Kadın”
Michel Tournier, The Midnight Love Feast

“So many teachers teach us but we shall always remember certain teachers”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Children are good learners. The first learn to act what they hear and see.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Lailah Gifty Akita
“The best way to teach a child is live an exemplary life.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

“If we want to survive this economic collapse, new mandatory school subjects should be eCommerce, Chinese, spirituality and aesthetics.”
Robin Sacredfire

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