The great want of our race is perfect educators to train new-born minds, who are infallible teachers of what is right and true.
In Kenya, I met wonderful girls; girls who wanted to help their communities. I was with them in their school, listening to their dreams. They still have hope. They want to be doctor and teachers and engineers.
Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.
Teachers need to be paid like professionals.
The sincere teachers of their youth should be met, not with an intention to dictate to them, but to give additional force to their well-meant endeavours, and raise them to public esteem.
The best teachers that I had were always the ones I never wanted to disappoint.
San Diego shaped me a lot. The visual landscapes, the emotional panoramas, the teachers and mentors I had from the third grade through San Diego High – it’s all a big part of the poetry fountain that I continue to drink from.
We teachers can only help the work going on, as servants wait upon a master.
Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.