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Teaching Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about teaching
  1. #1
    “Eragon looked back at him, confused. ‘I don’t understand.’
    ‘Of course you don’t,’ said Brom impatiently. ‘That’s why I’m teaching you and not the other way around.‘”
  2. #2
    Miss Kirwin was that rare educator who was in love with information. I will always believe that her love of teaching came not so much from her liking for students but from her desire to make sure that some of the things she knew would find repositories so that they could be shared again.
  3. #3
    “Who had very properly taught him equally to love and fear him.”
  4. #4
    “O, teach me how you look, and with what art
    You sway the motion of Demetrius’ heart.”
  5. #5
    “There is little point in teaching anything backwards. The whole object of life, Headmistress, is to go forwards.”
  6. #6
    “She felt wildly excited. She had just met a small girl who possessed, or so it seemed to her, quite extraordinary qualities of brilliance. There had not been time yet to find out exactly how brilliant the child was, but Miss Honey had learnt enough to realize that something had to be done about it as soon as possible. It would be ridiculous to leave a child like that stuck in the bottom form.”
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adventure
The Minpins
alligators and crocodiles
The Enormous Crocodile
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The Gremlins
silly · alligators and crocodiles · mischief
Dream Big and Other Life Lessons from the Enormous Crocodile
friendship · imagination · inspired by classic literature
Wonderful, Wicked, and Whizzpopping
inspired by classic literature · imagination · magic
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar, and Six More
magic · Halloween · witches
The Witches
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