To be a teacher in the right sense is to be a learner. I am not a teacher, only a fellow student.
​— Soren Kierkegaard

Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.
— Sir Roger Moore

Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
— Maria Montessori

You should show encouragement whenever you can. People try harder when they know that someone cares about them.
— Stephanie Perkins

Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
—  Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
—  Sydney J. Harris

I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
—  Eleanor Roosevelt