Children

 

“And Max, the king of all wild things, was lonely and wanted to be where someone loved him best of all.” ~~ Maurice Sendak (from “Where the Wild Things Are”)

Filed under: Children,  Happiness,  Love,  Maurice Sendak
 

“The average adult laughs 15 times a day; the average child, more than 400 times.” ~~ Martha Beck


Filed under: Children,  Humor,  Martha Beck
 

“As a teacher I feel I have a moral obligation to help the children in my classroom grow toward becoming full human beings and to feel successful.” ~~ Jean Medick

Filed under: Children,  Jean Medick,  Success,  Teaching
 

“Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it’s the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.” ~~ Sir Ken Robinson


 

“The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.”  ~~ Robert Maynard Hutchins

 

“I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.” ~~ Eleanor Roosevelt


Filed under: Attitude,  Children,  Eleanor Roosevelt
 

“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating
curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” ~~ Clay P. Bedford

Filed under: Children,  Clay P. Bedford,  Education,  Enthusiasm,  Learning,  Life
 

“You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.” ~~   Dave Barry

Filed under: Age,  Attitude,  Children,  Dave Barry,  Experience
 

“I believe that every person is born with talent.” ~~ Maya Angelou

Filed under: Children,  Maya Angelou,  Talent
 

“A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discoverers are among them, as comets amongst the stars.” ~~ Linnaeus

Filed under: Children,  Linnaeus,  Teaching