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Inspiring Teacher Quotes - Meaningful Quotes On Teachers

Updated on September 22, 2014

Inspirational Quotes To Motivate Us

The inspiring teacher quotes are quotes on teachers and quotes about teachers to remind us the great work of our teachers.

The inspirational teacher quotes help to remind us of the wonderful teachers who have groomed us with their inspiring words and actions.The good teacher quotes define how they prepare us to excel in our lives.

A student is molded by the teacher and quoting William Arthur Ward "The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires."

The selfless service of our teachers made us what we are today.We often forget to recognize this and take their presence granted.Let us remember to honor and thank them.

This lens is a collection of teacher quotes that are uplifting quotes with inspirational words.

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Inspirational Quotes About Teaching

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

~ Henry Brooks Adams

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

~ Jacques Barzun

The true aim of every one who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions,but to kindle minds.

~ F. W. Robertson

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

-- Albert Einstein

"There are three things to remember when teaching: know your stuff; know whom you are stuffing; and then stuff them elegantly"

~ Lola May

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Good Teacher Quotes

Teaching is the profession that teaches all the other professions.

~ Author Unknown

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.

~ Gail Godwin

A master can tell you what he expects of you.

A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.

~ Patricia Neal

The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.

-- Mark Van Doren

"Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty."

~ Albert Einstein

"A Teacher Takes A Hand, Opens A Mind And Touches The Heart"

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Sterling Silver "A Teacher Takes A Hand, Opens A Mind and Touches The Heart" Mobius Circle with Apple Pendant Necklace | Source

Inspirational Quotes About Teachers

Teacher : The child's third parent.

~ Hyman Berston

A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge, and wisdom in the pupils.

~ Ever Garrison

To stimulate life, leaving it then free to develop, to unfold,herein lies the first task of the teacher.

~ Maria Montessori

Teach a child how to think, not what to think.

~ Sidney Sugarman

The best teachers teach from the heart, not from the book.

~ Author Unknown

Inspirational Teacher Sayings

I hear, and I forget. I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand.

~ Chinese Proverb

By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.

~ Latin Proverb

Give me a fish and I eat for a day. Teach me to fish and I eat for a lifetime.

~ Chinese Proverb

A teacher is better than two books.

~ German Proverb

Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher.

~ Japanese Proverb

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      5 years ago

      Thanks for these quotes! love them!

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      Susan Hazelton 

      5 years ago from Summerfield, Florida

      I love these quotes. Great lens.

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      5 years ago

      Great Lens thanks for sharing

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      5 years ago

      @aesta1: True,teaching gives one a wonderful glow and happiness.

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      Mary Norton 

      6 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      My happiest days were when I taught.

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      6 years ago

      @rattie lm: Glad you liked it :). Really appreciate the work you teachers put in.

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      rattie lm 

      6 years ago

      Lovely! I am a teacher and really enjoyed these, many of them being new to me.

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      6 years ago

      very inspiring i am glad you shared

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      6 years ago

      I have a friend who is a teacher. She will like this lens.

    • semas profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @TLStahling: Great to know your daughter is a special education teacher. Such teachers are valuable and special!

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      June Campbell 

      6 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      You have a wonderful collection of quotes here. It is true. A good teacher is worth his or her weight in gold.

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      TL Stahling 

      6 years ago from US

      My daughter's a special education teacher - she's an inspiration.

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      6 years ago

      Great teachers are a blessing to be thankful for. Thanks for sharing these inspiring quotes. Angel Blessed :)

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      6 years ago

      What wonderful quotes - perfect for adding a special touch to a Christmas or year-end gift for a favorite teacher.

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      7 years ago

      Don't know which is the perfect, most probably that "teaching is a work of heart"...Angel blessed!


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