47 Great Teacher Quotes to know the best teacher in your life

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Find here the collection of some motivational Great Teacher Quotes.

Teachers are the ones who motivate the students to do better in every field and help them to achieve the goals of life. Through his guidance, students know how to differentiate between right and wrong. A good teacher is one who imparts knowledge to the learners in different ways for different styles.

There are many teachers in the life of a person. Parents are the first teachers in everyone’s life. It is said that failure is the greatest teacher for all. Because the lesson that you get from failure is not found anywhere else.

Here are some Great Teacher Quotes that will help you to know the importance of a teacher in your life.

Great Teacher Quotes

1. “When you study, great teachers… you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.” ― William Glasser

2. “Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.” ― Zig Ziglar

3. “Teachers are the one and only people who save nations.” ― Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

4. “A teacher who loves learning earns the right and the ability to help others learn.” ― Ruth Beechick

5. “Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its students.” ― Hector Berlioz

6. “A good teacher protects his pupils from his own influence.” Bruce Lee

7. “Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” Bill Gates

8. “You can’t stop a teacher when they want to do something. They just do it.” ― J.D. Salinger

9. “The best teachers become the best teachers by being their own best students.” ― Laurie Gray

10. “We need teachers. We need to be teachers. Knowing when for each, is wisdom.” ― Rick Beneteau

11. “The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without a teacher.” ― Elbert Hubbard

12. “Great teachers have high expectations for their students, but even higher expectations for themselves.” ― Todd Whitaker

13. “Good teaching cannot be reduced to technique; good teaching comes from the identity and integrity of the teacher.” ― Parker Palmer

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

Short Great Teacher Quotes

15. “In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

16. “The best teacher is not the one who knows most but the one who is most capable of reducing knowledge to that simple compound of the obvious and wonderful.” ― H.L. Mencken

17. “If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher.” ― Pema Chodron

18. “What the teacher is, is more important than what he teaches.” ― Karl Menninger

19. “The best teachers impart knowledge through sleight of hand, like a magician.” ― Kate Betts

20. “Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn fast.” ― William Nicholson

21. “When the student is ready the teacher will appear. When the student is truly ready… The teacher will disappear.” ― Tao Te Ching

22. “I am not a teacher, but an awakener.” ― Robert Frost

23. “They inspire you, they entertain you, and you end up learning a ton even when you don’t know it.” ― Nicholas Sparks

24. “One’s enemy is often the best teacher of tolerance.” ― Colleen Houck

25. “To learn one must be humble. But life is the great teacher.” ― James Joyce

26. “The best teacher is experienced and not through someone’s distorted point of view.” ― Jack Kerouac

27. “Those who educate children well are more to be honoured than those who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.” ― Aristotle

Teacher Quotes for Students

28. “Truth is not to be found outside. No teacher, no scripture can give it to you. It is inside you and if you wish to attain it, seek your own company. Be with yourself.” ― Osho

29. “Come forth into the light of things, Let Nature be your teacher.” ― William Wordsworth

30. “The best teachers are those who show you where to look but don’t tell you what to see.” ― Alexandra K.Trenfor

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

32. “Failure is a greater teacher than success.” ― Clarissa Pinkola Estés

33. “Never regret your past. Rather, embrace it as the teacher that it is.” ― Robin S. Sharma

34. “You are your master. Only you have the master keys to open the inner locks.” ― Amit Ray

35. “Time is an unkind teacher, delivering lessons that we learn far too late for them to be useful. Years after I could have benefited from them, the insights come to me.” ― Robin Hobb

36. “Early success is a terrible teacher. You’re essentially being rewarded for a lack of preparation, so when you find yourself in a situation where you must prepare, you can’t do it. You don’t know how.” ― Chris Hadfield

Best Great Teacher Quotes

37. “Great teachers will never be able to make up for bad parents, nor should they be expected to.” ― Taylor Mali

38. “Teachers shouldn’t make the mistake of always thinking they’re the smartest person in the room.” ― Taylor Mali

39. “In a world now so obsessed with speed, we teachers must step back and learn to wait.” ― Adele Devine

40. “The only thing worse than losing hope is to be the reason someone else loses hope.” ― Tucker Elliot

41. “The teacher you need is the person you’re living with.” ― Byron Katie

42. “Good teachers are good mentors.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

43. “A genuine teacher does not seek to impress you with their greatness, but instead to impress upon you that you possess the skills to discover your own.” ― Charles F. Glassman

44. “The purpose of teachers should be to add to the sum of human knowers rather than the sum of human knowledge.” ― Stuart Sherman

45. “Every great soul had great mentors.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

46. “A self-leader cries for no followers by himself. He does his thing and people get to know him, chase him, and learn from him.” Israelmore Ayivor

47. “Failure is a teacher. It teaches what you ought to learn.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

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