Saturday, September 5, 2015

Quotes on Education, Teaching, Teacher, Learning, Knowledge, Research

“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”
― Socrates

“Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. ”
― Plato

“Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.”
― Plato

“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.”
― Aristotle

“Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.”
― Aristotle

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Henry Adams

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
Albert Einstein

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.                                    
Joseph Joubert

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.                      
Robert Oppenheimer

In the fields of observation, chance favors only the prepared mind.                                                              
Louis Pasteur

Men learn while they teach.                                  
Lucius A. Seneca

Always to see the general in the particular is the very foundation of genius.
Arthur Schopenhauer

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