“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”
“Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. ”
“Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.”
“Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny.”
“Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.”
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man and writing an exact man. Francis Bacon
No matter how good teaching may be, each student must take the responsibility
for his own education.
John Carolus S.J.
I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand. Chinese Proverb
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and
Every artist was at first an amateur.
Ralph W. Emerson
People learn more quickly by doing something or seeing something done. Gilbert Highet
To teach is to learn twice.
Teachers should guide without dictating, and participate without dominating. C.B. Neblette
Knowledge rests on knowledge; what is new is meaningful because it departs
slightly from what was known before.
In the fields of observation, chance favors only the prepared mind.
Men learn while they teach.
Lucius A. Seneca
Always to see the general in the particular is the very foundation of genius.