To know oneself, one should assert oneself.
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
Wherever you are - be all there.
Who seeks shall find.
If you think you can do it, you can.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that's not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.
What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
Those who know how to think need no teachers.