"Teaching is the greatest act of optimism."

Colleen Wilcox

"The best teachers are those who show you where to look but don't tell you what to see."

Alexandra K. Trenfor

"A teacher affects eternity; they can never tell where their influence stops."

Henry Adams

"The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery."

Mark Van Doren

"Teaching is not filling a bucket but lighting a fire."

William Butler Yeats

"A good teacher is like a candle; it consumes itself to light the way for others.

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires."

William Arthur Ward

"Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire."

W.B. Yeats

"The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery."

Mark Van Doren

"Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges."

Joyce Meyer