Education for Everyone Everywhere

Your Favorite Teacher?

Here are some interesting quotes regarding the power of a great teacher.

“The mediocre teacher tells.  The good teacher explains.  The superior teacher demonstrates.  The great teacher inspires”.  ~William Arthur Ward

“A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.” — Horace Mann

 “They may forget what you said but they will never forget how you made them feel.” – Carol Buchner

“The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.” — Kahlil Gibran

“The best teachers teach from the heart, not from the book”.  ~Author Unknown

“What a teacher writes on the blackboard of life can never be erased”.  ~Author Unknown

“A good teacher is like a candle – it consumes itself to light the way for others”.  ~Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, translated from Turkish


Tell us about your favorite teacher… what made them effective?   What was their amazing quality?


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