“Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.” ~~ Jacques Barzun

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“I teach therefore I am.” ~~ Anonymous

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“The single greatest effect on student achievement is not race, it is not poverty — it is the effectiveness of the teacher.” ~~ Harry K. Wong

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“In a completely rational society, the best of us would aspire to be teachers and the rest of us
would have to settle for something less…” ~~ Lee Iacocca

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“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

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“The teacher is one who makes two ideas grow where only one grew before.” ~~ Elbert Hubbard

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“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.” ~~ Erin Majors

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“The secret of teaching is to appear to have known all your life what you learned this afternoon.” ~~ Anonymous

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“Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.” ~~ John Jay Chapman

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“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

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