The Best Teacher quotes

What do you think of when you hear the word “teacher? If you’re like most people, the first thing that comes to mind is an educator. Someone who imparts knowledge and helps guide students on their path in life. But there’s more to being a teacher than just academics. Good teachers are also mentors, friends, and supporters. They can be a source of inspiration and motivation for their students. In this blog post, we’ve collected some inspiring quotes from teachers around the world. We hope they will encourage and motivate you in your own journey as an entrepreneur.


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The best teacher quotes

1. I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something. — Woodrow Wilson

2. This very moment is the perfect teacher, and, lucky for us, it’s with us wherever we go. — Pema Chodron

3. Trying to educate the dumb with a dumb teacher is nothing but washing the dirty clothes in a dirty water! — Mehmet Murat ildan

4. I was born to argue… I don’t know why. I mean, from arguing with my teachers and, on occasions, my parents. I think I’ve mastered the art of argument at a fairly young age. — Sean Hannity

5. I don’t think most teachers realize how much impact they have. — Scott Hamilton

6. Smoking cigarettes and writing something nasty on the wall, teacher sends you to the Principal’s office down the hall. — Stevie Wonder

7. Nowadays there is no conversation at all. Teachers distrust talk as much as business men. — Marshall Mcluhan

8. ”’what do you think of God ” the teacher asked. After a pause the young pupil replied ”He’s not a think he’s a feel.”’ — Paul Frost

9. Oneness with Nature is the glory of childhood; oneness with childhood is the glory of the Teacher. — G. Stanley Hall

10. Teachers and women have one important thing in common — every man and woman that is born into this world is shaped by a teacher or a woman

11. Holy Christendom has, in my judgment, no better teacher after the apostles than St. Augustine. — Martin Luther

12. Children need teachers who have stars in their eyes themselves and who treat them with respect. — May–Britt Moser

13. I was in three academic clubs, a huge book worm and the teacher’s pet. I was kind of an easy target for bullies. — Nicole Anderson

14. If rhetoric study was the military, grammar teachers would be the drill sergeants. — T.K. Naliaka, Iron Mixed with Sand Salt without Memory

15. If I’d stayed at college I would have become a teacher. — Syd Barrett

16. It is worth while too to warn the teacher that undue severity in correcting faults is liable at times to discourage a boy’s mind from effort. — Quintilian

17. A friend of mine wAs working As A teAcher in the cAmp And told me About the free educAtion And free medicAl services. — Omar Sharif

18. However much we stumble, it is a teacher’s burden always to hope, that with learning, a boy’s character might be changed. And, so, the destiny of a man. — William Hundert–The Emperors Club

19. Don’t fear experience. Embrace each one as a gift, a teacher, a step to get closer to where you want to be and who you want to become. — Toni Sorenson

20. Instead of being a teacher, I got a job with a company called Bain & Co., consulting firm, and they taught me how to build businesses. — Stephen Pagliuca

21. When I was writing ‘The Abstinence Teacher, ‘ I really tried to immerse myself in contemporary American evangelical culture. — Tom Perrotta

22. Books and workshops and gurus are great, but the very best teacher for your mind is, and will always be, your heart. — Scott Stabile

23. No teacher has the right to cure a child of making noises on a drum. The only curing that should be practiced is the curing of unhappiness. — A.S. Neill

24. Death was my teacher, metaphors are my wounds. — Nelly Sachs

25. They (children) are my teachers. I watch them and I learn. It is important for us to try and be like them and imitate them. They are golden. — Michael Jackson

26. ’emma is just a distraction. A shiny new toy that I can’t have, so I want her. Fuck, do I ever want her.”–William Honor (Honor Thy Teacher)’ — Teresa Mummert

27. If we can teach a teacher we can reach more people. — Richard Stengel

28. The foot feels the foot when it’s touched by the ground, like the heart feels the heart when it’s no longer bound. — Ricky Mathieson, The Reiki Teachers Guidebook

29. A friend of mine wAs working As A teAcher in the cAmp And told me About the free educAtion And free medicAl services. — Omar Sharif

30. Teachers and leaders and storytellers and healers will grow from the earth like blessed flowers, blossoming outward with Divine guidance, to lead the rest. — Stacie Hammond, Ana J. Awakens

31. Deprivation sometimes can be one of the most marvelous teachers. — Michele Bachmann

32. Follow your own passion–not your parents’, not your teachers’–yours. — Robert Ballard

33. A one–book man is either a slow learner or an ill–equipped teacher. — Robert Burke

34. Whether it’s as the hero of an adventure story, as teacher and friend, as icon on watch, shirt or hat–everyone knows Mickey Mouse. — Warren Spector

35. In my youth, it was my good luck to have a few good teachers, men and women, who came into my head and lit a match. — Yann Martel

36. The narrator welcomes new students to his school by offering to tell them who the easy teachers are, or who the good ones are. — Pat Conroy, South of Broad

37. I’m convinced that some of our greatest and most influential teachers show up in our lives disguised as people we resent or even despise. — Wayne Dyer

38. It is only the fundamental conceptions of psychology which are of real value to a teacher. — William James

39. A teacher isn’t someone who teaches something, but someone who inspires the student to give of her best in order to discover what she already knows. — Paulo Coelho

40. I see myself as an old man and an unqualified teacher to the nation. I think being a teacher is probably the most important thing you can be in politics. — Tony Benn

41. I had this wonderful career and thought I would retire as a teacher. — Tim Gunn

42. Whether it’s as the hero of an adventure story, as teacher and friend, as icon on watch, shirt or hat–everyone knows Mickey Mouse. — Warren Spector

43. No man is your enemy, no man is your friend, every man is your teacher. — Napoleon Hill

44. The idea that computers can ever replace teachers and schools reveals a deep lack of understanding about the role leadership plays in student success. — Wendy Kopp

45. Students view any teacher who does not bury them under work as some sort of mentally impaired kitten to be kicked aside. — Thomm Quackenbush, A Creature Was Stirring

46. To know psychology, therefore, is absolutely no guarantee that we shall be good teacher. — William James

47. If we can teach a teacher we can reach more people. — Richard Stengel

48. I wanted to be Whitney Houston at first, and when I started taking voice lessons, my voice teacher kind of geared me more towards opera. — Megan Hilty

49. When the student is ready, the teacher appears, — Robin S. Sharma

50. Everyone has all different experiences in school. I just know that throughout my life, at no time did any teacher ever point to me and say, hey. He’ll go far. — Neil Degrasse Tyson


Teachers are the most important part of any student’s life. They help shape our minds, mold our characters, and open our eyes to the world. We should always be thankful for the amazing teachers we have, and always remember the best quotes about teachers that remind us of the power of education.

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