Teacher Quotes

My mother was a teacher.
- Hugh Grant
I wanted to be a teacher.
- Kim Kardashian
I touch the future. I teach.
- Christa McAuliffe
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Experience is a great teacher.
- John Legend
I'm glad I was a teacher.
- John Wooden
I wanted to be a ballet teacher.
- Jaclyn Smith
I wasn't a very good teacher.
- Amos Lee
Experience can be a great teacher.
- Burgess Owens
Love is a better teacher than duty.
- Albert Einstein
The best teacher is an entertainer.
- Bob Keeshan
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I'm just not a natural teacher.
- David Benioff
The best teacher is very interactive.
- Bill Gates
A good teacher is a determined person.
- Gilbert Highet
A teacher should have a creative mind.
- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
I have to be a teacher to my daughters.
- Carnie Wilson
I hope that I serve by being a teacher.
- Jenna Bush
I feel really good in the teacher role.
- Jimmy Chamberlin
Experience is the teacher of all things.
- Julius Caesar
Everybody's a teacher if you listen.
- Doris Roberts
I'm like a really goofy home ec teacher.
- Alton Brown
The greatest teacher I know is the job itself.
- James Cash Penney
I've never had the patience of a teacher.
- Josh Turner
We must use the wrath of nature as our teacher.
- Bhumibol Adulyadej
I'd like to think I'm a great teacher.
- Gordon Ramsay
If you are a lousy teacher, you should be fired.
- Geoffrey Canada
I've always said I'm a teacher at heart.
- Alex Rodriguez
You know, I loved math. My mom was a math teacher.
- Joan Cusack
My daughter became a teacher right out of college.
- Al Franken
I hope to become a better teacher. I love teaching.
- Chelsea Clinton
Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?
- Diogenes
A teacher is a person who never says anything once.
- Howard Nemerov
My dad was such a great story-teller, a good teacher.
- Grace Poe
If I have a cause, it's the cause of the teacher.
- Frank McCourt
I want to work with kids. I would love to be a teacher.
- Amy Lee
I was born to be a teacher, and I'll die a teacher.
- Jacques Parizeau
A professor must have a theory as a dog must have fleas.
- H. L. Mencken
My mum is a school teacher and my dad is an electrician.
- Jai Courtney
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.
- Charles Kuralt
I'm really not a celebrity; I'm just a teacher.
- Chuck Noll
I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.
- Ann Bancroft
You know how to tell if the teacher is hung over? Movie Day.
- Jay Mohr
I was going to go back to college and become a math teacher.
- Butch Trucks
What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.
- Helen Keller
If you don't have a teacher you can't have a disciple.
- Dallas Willard
The main thing I am interested in is my experience as a teacher.
- Frank McCourt
A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student.
- Henny Youngman
My father was my teacher. But most importantly he was a great dad.
- Beau Bridges
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
- Hector Berlioz
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
- Dalai Lama
I got an old school coach who's more of a teacher than a coach.
- Andre Ward
Jesus Christ is infinitely more than a great teacher and philosopher.
- Joseph B. Wirthlin
A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
Americanism demands loyalty to the teacher and respect for his lesson.
- Bainbridge Colby
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
- Aristotle
My mom is a public school teacher and works with third grade students.
- Jane McGonigal
I was ridiculed in public school for being smart. A teacher's pet.
- Julia Glass
We should not run away from religious teachings. We should run to them.
- James Carville
My art teacher in junior high was a very out gay man and a mentor to me.
- Gus Van Sant
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
- Amos Bronson Alcott
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
- Henry Adams
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
- Alexander the Great
I've learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.
- Jack Welch
Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.
- Joyce Meyer
I was lucky that I met the right mentors and teachers at the right moment.
- James Levine
I'm a teacher. My mother was a teacher. I spent 40 years as a teacher.
- Bobby Knight
So what does a good teacher do? Create tension - but just the right amount.
- Donald Norman
Many of us have been touched by the magic of a great teacher. I know I have.
- Bruce Rauner
Castro has been a teacher for me. A master. Not on ideology but on strategy.
- Hugo Chavez
I want to thank my mum, my daddy, my coach, my teacher, everybody in my life.
- Jet Li
I worked as a secretary, a waitress and a dance teacher - all in high school.
- Jennie Garth
I think teaching should be an exalted profession, not a picked-on profession.
- Chuck Schumer
I planned on being an English teacher, but I don't know where that went.
- John Krasinski
We expert teachers know that motivation and emotional impact are what matter.
- Donald Norman
To this end the greatest asset of a school is the personality of the teacher.
- John Strachan
People can look to me as a teacher, but I consider myself a student of hip-hop.
- Doug E. Fresh
My father was a swim teacher. We used to swim before school, swim after school.
- Gordon Ramsay
You never stop learning. If you have a teacher, you never stop being a student.
- Elisabeth Rohm
Only one person in a million becomes enlightened without a teacher's help.
- Bodhidharma
My acting teacher used to say that people reveal themselves in their opposites.
- Kristin Bauer van Straten
I am a teacher. And I think I am a serious one who happens to be enjoying life.
- Leo Buscaglia
Vadim was both my teacher and my husband. I placed myself entirely in his hands.
- Brigitte Bardot
I'm home schooled, and I have a teacher that goes with me on all my movies.
- Dakota Fanning
There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
- Flannery O'Connor
My mother was a high school arts teacher, so I was always surrounded by the arts.
- John Lasseter
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
- Elbert Hubbard
It was God who made me so beautiful. If I weren't, then I'd be a teacher.
- Linda Evangelista
I'm an unemployed teacher right now and I'm looking for a place to teach.
- Bobby Knight
I'm sure that had I not been a coach, I would have been some form of a teacher.
- John Madden
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
- C. S. Lewis
Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
- Baltasar Gracian
David Levi is a teacher as well as a chef, and, like most teachers, he loves to talk.
- Kate Christensen
Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.
- Loretta Young
I claim Dickens as a mentor. He's my teacher. He's one of my driving forces.
- Anne Rice
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
- Lily Tomlin
Growing up in Kansas City, I was always neat, the teacher's pet, know-it-all type.
- Gretchen Rubin
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
- Bertolt Brecht
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
- Bill Gates
If you have to put someone on a pedestal, put teachers. They are society's heroes.
- Guy Kawasaki
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
- Albert Einstein
A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard.
- Eliphas Levi
I do respond well to a director, a teacher - someone who doesn't accept mediocrity.
- J. K. Simmons
A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
- Brad Henry
I would rather trust my child to a serpent than to a teacher who does not believe in God.
- Karl G. Maeser
School district policies and practices have not kept pace with student and teacher needs.
- Eli Broad
For a little while, my mom was a school teacher. And I went to the school that she taught.
- Aisha Tyler
When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history.
- George J. Mitchell
But I was going to be a teacher my entire life, so I wasn't counting on money to much.
- Clay Aiken

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