"Good Teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers"
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
"It is not what is poured into a student that counts, but what is planted."
We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
Henry Ward Beecher
“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.”
“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”
If you are truly serious abut preparing your child for the future, don't teach him to subtract teach him to deduct.
“You can never be overdressed or over-educated.”
“If plan “A” fails -- remember you have 25 letters left.”
“I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.”
“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.”
“Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach"
“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.”
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”
Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself.
“You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.”
“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
“When the student is ready the teacher will appear. When the student is truly ready... The teacher will disappear.”