The Greatest Inspirational
Teacher Quotes

On this page you will find the greatest Inspirational Teacher Quotes.

My life has been blessed with some amazing teachers. Those rare individuals who truly inspire learning. Great teachers do more than prepare you to pass a test. They light a fire within that burns with curiosity, passion, and guidance towards self empowerment.

Memorizing and regurgitating facts is a skill that will help you get good grades, get into a good college, and most likely get a good job. Wisdom is not found in facts and it can't be memorized, but a good teacher can help a student to find it on their own.

While knowledge is important to make a living, wisdom is necessary to make a life.

These inspirational quotes are a big thank you to every teacher who's taken the time to empower their students to think for themselves and question what's commonly accepted as fact. Those two lessons are the foundation of creating a happy and successful life.

Enjoy this page of Inspirational Teacher Quotes.



In a completely rational society,
the best of us would aspire to be teachers
and the rest of us would have to settle for something less,
because passing civilization along from one generation to the next
ought to be the highest honor and the highest responsibility
anyone could have.
-Lee Iacocca



A teacher affects eternity;
he can never tell where his influence stops.
-Henry B. Adams



Teaching is not a profession; it's a passion.
Unknown



Your heart is slightly bigger than the average human heart,
but that's because you're a teacher.
-Aaron Bacall



Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.
-Gail Godwin



The mediocre teacher tells.
The good teacher explains.
The superior teacher demonstrates.
The great teacher inspires.
-William Arthur Ward



Teaching should be full of ideas instead of stuffed with facts.
-unknown



Teaching is not a lost art,
but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
-Jacques Barzun



A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
-Thomas Carruthers



The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.
-Amos Bronson Alcott



The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves.
-Joseph Campbell



They may forget what you said
but they will never forget how you made them feel.
-unknown



We all need someone who inspires us to do better than we know how.
-unknown



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



To me the sole hope of human salvation lies in teaching.
-George Bernard Shaw



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