50 Most Popular Quotes About Teachers


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Children spend most of their time in school and wear what they learn in school throughout their lives. 

They use what they have learned so far to influence society. After all, today’s youth are tomorrow’s leaders, and teachers have access to education in the most impressionable years, whether in preschool, extra-curricular, sports or traditional classes.

They shape future leaders in the best way for society to build positive and inspired future generations and hence design society. Undoubtedly, they’re the need of society and have the most crucial role to play in each individual’s life.

Here, in this post, we have enlisted the most popular quotes on teachers knitted by scholars, educators and leaders to help remind you exactly why you started teaching and inspire you to be better every other day.

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, caliber, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me. –  APJ Abdul Kalam

Robert John Meehan

A gifted teacher is not only prepared to meet the needs of today’s child but is also prepared to foresee the hopes and dreams in every child’s future. –  Robert John Meehan

Albert Einstein

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge –  Albert Einstein

Alice Wellington Rollins

The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer. –  Alice Wellington Rollins

Bill Gates

Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important. –  Bill Gates


The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching. –  Aristotle

Robert Frost

There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fills you with so much quail shot that you can’t move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies. –  Robert Frost

Robert John Meehan

If we are truly effective teachers, then we are creating autonomous, independent, and self-directed learners, not just successful test-takers. –  Robert John Meehan

Dan Rather

The dream begins, most of the time, with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you on to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called truth. –  Dan Rather

Khalil Gibran

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind. –  Khalil Gibran

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