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Respect Of Teachers Quotes


"Instill respect for teachers." - Henry Louis Gates

"Teachers still command great respect in the families and societies of many Asian cultures." - Andy Hargreaves

"One of the important lessons I learned from my parents is always to respect authority figures like teachers." - Georges St-Pierre

"Teachers have to respect the privacy of students' creative life, but at the same time give them a chance to express themselves." - Jan Brett

"Phony gurus make themselves objects of adoration and worship. Real spiritual teachers aren't interested in adoration and worship. They like respect only because they realize respect will help the student." - Frederick Lenz

"The sins of teachers are the teachers of sin." - William Gurnall

"With respect to teachers' salaries.... Poor teachers are grossly overpaid and good teachers grossly underpaid. Salary schedules tend to be uniform and determined far more by seniority." - Milton Friedman

"With respect to teachers' salaries .... Poor teachers are grossly overpaid and good teachers grossly underpaid. Salary schedules tend to be uniform and determined far more by seniority." - Milton Friedman

"I think more and more respect has been accorded to teachers, and quite rightly so." - Michael Gove

"Children need teachers who have stars in their eyes themselves and who treat them with respect." - Maybritt Moser

"Neither, I must say with all due respect, is it the power of teachers and students. Basically the true and real power is with working people of all colors, of all beliefs, of all national origins." - Harry Bridges

"Of course you will insist on modesty in the children, and respect to their teachers, but if the boy stops you in your speech, cries out that you are wrong and sets you right, hug him!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I did have a love for literature that overpowered my hatred of the people who taught it, and I think because I had no respect for the teachers, their attitude didn't poison the writing that I was discovering for myself." - Craig Ferguson

"I got into acting because my teachers kept nudging me into it. The power a teacher has to influence someone is so great. I can't think of a profession I have more respect for." - Jon Hamm

"In the end, I do have a group of friends and teachers whose opinions I respect, and so I guess I just have to be content with their feedback." - James Franco

"Daily contact with some teachers is itself all-sided ethical education for the child without a spoken precept. Here, too, the real advantage of male over female teachers,especially for boys, is seen in their superior physical strength,which often, if highly estimated, gives real dignity and commands real respect, and especially in the unquestionably greater uniformity of their moods and their discipline." - G Stanley Hall

"My grandfather was a teacher, my grandmother on my mom's side, four of my aunts, my sister-in-law, my best friend. So I've always, my entire life, been surrounded by teachers, and because of that I've had a tremendous respect for what teachers can do, the power that they can have." - Michelle Rhee

"I didn't fancy any of my teachers." - Katie Price

"Suffering is one of life's great teachers." - Bryant H Mcgill

"That is the difference between good teachers and great teachers: good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends." - Maria Callas

"Teachers deserve respect," I explain. "Why do they get it for free, when everyone else has to earn it?" - Jodi Picoult

"What we want for our students we should want for our teachers: learning, challenge, support, and respect." - Andy Hargreaves

"Good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends." - Maria Callas

"I had many good teachers, but only three of them were school teachers." - Michael Leunig

"All children of cosmonauts went to one school. We all lived in the same neighborhood, Star City, and all of us, children of cosmonauts, were in the center of attention from the teachers and general inhabitants of the Star City, and so it was difficult in that respect." - Roman Romanenko

"Osho is one of India's greatest mystics.... I see him as one of the world's great teachers, thinkers, philosophers and guides of our times. I have enormous respect for his world vision and the kind of International Communities he is building. I have always felt his influence in my life." - Kabir Bedi

"False teachers of the Way of life use flowery words." - Bruce Lee

"One or two bad teachers is a problem with the teachers. A school with many bad teachers is a problem of leadership." - Andy Hargreaves

"No child is taught to kill, but he has to be taught to love, respect, honor and value, not only his own life, but the lives of his classmates, parents and teachers. He has to experience love and acceptance. He has to know his life has purpose and meaning. No amount of money can do that." - Cal Thomas

"The icy precepts of respect." - William Shakespeare

"Like most teachers, I'm just another sower of seeds." - Pete Seeger

"Be pupils of the masses as well as their teachers." - Mao Zedong

"Modeling is the most powerful of all teachers!" - John G. Miller

"We must acknowledge the importance of teachers to the society." - Narendra Modi

"Art teachers are always the doormats of the previous generation." - Peter Schjeldahl

"Deprivation sometimes can be one of the most marvelous teachers." - Michele Bachmann

"I mean, a lot of my family are teachers." - Craig T Nelson

"Both of my parents are actually music teachers." - Charlie Day

"Unionized teachers have destroyed much of the state school system." - Conrad Black

"I had a Spanish teacher in high school. I rarely got in trouble in her room because I felt I was disappointing her if I got a bad grade. That had more power over me than teachers who told me I talked too much. That level of respect I had for her made me not want to fail for her." - Clay Aiken

"I respect people and expect that kind of respect back." - Dennis Franz

"Can't India dream of exporting teachers of high calibre? Can't we instil the desire in children to become great teachers?" - Narendra Modi

"The tragedy of education is played in two scenes - incompetent pupils facing competent teachers and incompetent teachers facing competent pupils." - Martin H Fischer

"Give your teachers the respect they deserve, because they are the ones who can help you get where you need to go." - Richard Howard

"Most teachers still say they love teaching though they wouldn't mind a little more respect for their challenging work and a little less blame for America's educational shortcomings." - Arne Duncan

"My mom was a teacher - I have the greatest respect for the profession - we need great teachers - not poor or mediocre ones." - Condoleezza Rice

"In my school, people liked the gym teachers because they were the football or soccer coaches. But look, if they're cool, they get respect." - Danny Mcbride

"Teachers have the hardest and most important jobs in America. They're building our nation. And we should appreciate them, respect them, and pay them well." - Jim Hunt

"The secret of a happy life is respect. Respect for yourself and respect for others." - Ayad Akhtar

"When I recall my teachers at school, I realise that half of them were abnormal. . . . We pupils of old Austria were brought up to respect old people and women. But on our professors we had no mercy; they were our natural enemies. The majority of them were somewhat mentally deranged, and quite a few ended their days as honest-to-God lunatics! . . . I was in particular bad odor with the teachers. I showed not the slightest aptitude for foreign languages - though I might have, had not the teacher been a congenital idiot. I could not bear the sight of him." - Adolf Hitler

"Total teachers aren't perfect teachers." - Andy Hargreaves

"Helping children at a level of genuine intellectual inquiry takes imagination on the part of the adult. Even more, it takes the courage to become a resource in unfamiliar areas of knowledge and in ones for which one has no taste. But parents, no less than teachers, must respect a child's mind and not exploit it for their own vanity or ambition, or to soothe their own anxiety." - Dorothy H Cohen

"Judo has been part of Japanese culture for a long time. It makes sense to me that this sport, which is both athletic and philosophical, was created in Japan. It is based on respect for the partner and for our elders as our teachers, which is very important and makes a strong, positive contribution to human relationships, and not only in sports. I am happy that life brought me to this wonderful sport as a child. It is like my first love." - Vladimir Putin

"The first principle of aid is respect." - Ernesto Sirolli

"Self-respect is the root of discipline" - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"I respect everything I make fun of." - John Waters

"But respect yourself most of all." - Anonymous

"Self-respect is the fruit of discipline." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"Self-respect is the best of all." - Hosea Ballou

"Self-respect is the fruit of discipline..." - Abraham Joshua Heschel

"Respect the delicate ecology of your delusions." - Tony Kushner

"A suit is a sign of respect." - Matt Berninger

"But respect yourself most of all." - Pythagoras

"Arabs respect only the language of force." - Moshe Sharett

"I respect the office of the president." - Jan Brewer

"It is the duty of all teachers, and of teachers of mathematics in particular, to expose their students to problems much more than to facts." - Paul Halmos

"Sport was an integral part of school life. The most influential teachers were not necessarily the PE teachers, but the teachers who helped me in sport because they had an understanding of what you were going through." - Sebastian Coe

"There is no system in the world or any school in the country that is better than its teachers. Teachers are the lifeblood of the success of schools." - Ken Robinson

"I've always tried to be aware of what I say in my films, because all of us who make motion pictures are teachers - teachers with very loud voices." - George Lucas

"Teachers, parents and school administrators: Today's teachers can create a Planet of Peace. The communication process you will learn by reading Nonviolent Communication is the cornerstone." - Robert Muller

"I've been very fortunate because many of the teachers I had were exceptional. But I didn't realize that at the time that all teachers were not alike." - Frederick Lenz

"My teachers [ had the most impact in my life]. Of course, my father and grandfather, but after my family, my teachers." - Elie Wiesel

"So one of the things that happened with integration in the South is they found that the black teachers were much more educated than the white teachers." - Bernice Johnson Reagon

"Most of my school friends and even a few of my teachers called me Duck." - Donald Dunn

"Instead of sending guns, send books. Instead of sending weapons, send teachers." - Malala Yousafzai

"Time is the best of critics; and patience the best of teachers." - Frederic Chopin

"My mistakes have been some of the best teachers of my life." - Kelly Cutrone

"Make your friends your teachers and mingle the pleasures of conversation with the advantages of instruction." - Baltasar Gracian

"Books are ... companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of the treasures of mind. Books are humanity in print." - Barbara Tuchman

"The best teachers of humanity are the lives of great men." - Charles Henry Fowler

"Most of my school friends and even a few of my teachers called me 'Duck.'" - Donald Dunn

"Given the professionalism of Michigan teachers, I think they're not teaching because of the financial rewards." - John Engler

"Teachers are reservoirs from which, through the process of education, students draw the water of life." - Sathya Sai Baba

"Most of us, I suspect, prefer our teachers to be of the Nice Guy variety." - Ken Wilber

"The quality of an education system can never exceed the quality of its teachers." - Andreas Schleicher

"The respect of those you respect is worth more than the applause of the multitude." - Arnold H. Glasgow

"Certain other societies may respect the rule of force-we respect the rule of law." - John F Kennedy

"As a practicing Jew, I have studied with Christian teachers whom I respect for who they are and what they are, including their positive concern with Jews and Judaism." - David Novak

"Good teachers teach. Great teachers transform." - Queen Rania Of Jordan

"The teachers of our law, and to propose What might improve my knowledge or their own." - John Milton

"Teachers are the agents through which knowledge and skills are communicated and rules of conduct enforced." - John Dewey

"Long live teachers of children, because they can show children how they can save the world." - Pete Seeger

"The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn When teachers themselves are taught to learn." - Bertolt Brecht

"Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges." - Joyce A. Myers

"Even the purest of teachers will face bitter criticism from those who feel threatened by him." - Stephen Mitchell

"Good teachers are an endangered species because they're giving up because of the tests and everything." - Rafe Esquith

"A lot of energy is lost to false teachers. Wherever dependency is created, energy is lost." - Frederick Lenz

"Teachers shouldn't make the mistake of always thinking they're the smartest person in the room" - Taylor Mali

"The number one goal of teachers should be to help students learn how to learn." - Randy Pausch

"The teachers of this country, one may say, have its future in their hands." - William James

"Saints are the great teachers of the loving-kindness and fascination with God." - Evelyn Underhill

"In differentiated classrooms, teachers begin where students are, not the front of a curriculum guide." - Carol Ann Tomlinson

"I thought we were out of money!? You can't simultaneously fire teachers AND tomahawk missiles." - Jon Stewart

"Teachers create and transform energy. They are the dynamos of educational change." - Andy Hargreaves

"All teachers are already leaders. It's in the nature of teaching." - Andy Hargreaves

"Students become good learners when they are in the classes of teachers who are good learners." - Andy Hargreaves

"Teachers are more than any other group the guardians of civilization." - Bertrand Russell

"For my teachers, unfortunately, certain things were, as they are for you, only tales of power" - Carlos Castaneda

"Teachers are no longer the fountain of knowledge; the internet is." - Don Tapscott

"Good teachers join self and subject and students in the fabric of life." - Parker J. Palmer

"I think a lot of teachers want to talk about how to continually improve performance." - Barack Obama

"I come from a long line of matriarchal women, and my greatest teachers were my mothers." - Erykah Badu

"India is a youthful nation. Can't we think of exporting good teachers?" - Narendra Modi

"My teachers helped guide and motivate me; but the responsibility of learning was left with me." - Joseph Stiglitz

"The amount of psychology which is necessary to all teachers need not be very great." - William James

"It is very important that teachers should realize the importance of habit." - William James

"Teachers and learners are correlates, one of which was never intended to be without the other." - Jonathan Edwards

"Charter schools have a far higher proportion of teachers who are not certified." - Maggie Gallagher

"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn." - C S Lewis

"Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges." - Joyce Meyer

"I think hidden underneath a lot of teachers are very sexy women." - Andie Macdowell

"My education was dismal. I went to a series of schools for mentally disturbed teachers." - Woody Allen

"Very often we developed a better grasp of the subjects than the over worked teachers." - Albert Bandura

"Most of my teachers probably found I made less trouble if they let me read." - Eric Allin Cornell

"I had a number of teachers who hated me. I didn't do well in school." - Francis Ford Coppola

"Teachers shape so much of what a kid's upbringing can be." - Curtis Granderson

"I was the daughter of teachers, so school was always very important. I liked it." - Amy Poehler

"In acting class, teachers talk about how the 'givens' of a situation help define a character." - Hill Harper

"Events sometimes are the biggest teachers, as opposed to words, lectures, and that kind of thing." - Rush Limbaugh

"Some of your teachers are actually closer in age to you than you think." - Maya Lin

"The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn." - Bertolt Brecht

"Teachers are the ministers and priests of culture, its practitioners and its emissaries." - Tom Paulin

"No one is more important to the future of our state than our teachers." - Mike Huckabee

"Respect your own creativity and respect the creativity and creative space of other people." - Danny Barker

"I have no self-respect. But can a man of acute sensibility respect himself at all?" - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"The respect you give others is a dramatic reflection of the respect you give yourself." - Robin S. Sharma

"Respect earned through fear instead of deeds, was not truly respect." - Tamara Ecclestone

"You demand respect and you'll get it. First of all, you give respect." - Mary J Blige

"Golf is game of respect and sportsmanship; we have to respect its traditions and its rules." - Jack Nicklaus

"Books are absent teachers." - Mortimer Adler

"Teachers touch the future." - Anonymous

"Don't trust your teachers." - Carlo Rovelli

"Great teachers transcend ideology." - Suzanne Fields

"You beg for happiness in life, but security is more important to you, even if it costs you your spine or your life. Your life will be good and secure when aliveness will mean more to you than security; love more than money; your freedom more than party line or public opinion; when your thinking will be in harmony with your feelings; when the teachers of your children will be better paid than the politicians; when you will have more respect for the love between man and woman than for a marriage license." - Wilhelm Reich

"Respect is one of the greatest expressions of love." - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"The objective of false prophets and teachers of whatever stripe is...the influence and control of the minds of men." - Ron Dart

"Every human being, of whatever origin, of whatever station, deserves respect. We must each respect others even as we respect ourselves." - U Thant

"Of great interest to students and teachers of immigrant history as well as to those of Polish descent." - Florian Znaniecki

"Teachers have three loves: love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together." - Scott Hayden

"To possess dignity is to be worthy of respect. Worthy of high esteem. Absorb this: you are worthy of respect." - Beth Moore



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