A Quote by unknown on teachers

To fight is to die, to retreat is to die. Better then to fight snd die in the jaws of battle. - Asante Proverb

"If at first you do succeed, try something harder" - Unknown

"If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him." - Unknown

"Anger is only one letter short of danger." Usher Raymond

"In prosperity you cannot always tell a true friend, but in adversity you cannot mistake an enemy." - Ecclesiasticus 12;8

"I change myself, I change the world." - Gloria Anzaldùa

  Shoot for the moon, if you miss you're still amongst those stars." - Beanie Siegal (In the Air)

  "If you need a drink, don't take it." Charles Stevenson

"Sins cannot be undone, only forgiven."  Igor Stravinsky

  "Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life." - Sandra Carey

"It is in the hour of trial that a man finds his true profession." -  Anthony Anderson in The Devil's Disciple by George Bernard Shaw

  "Talent is like electricity. We do not understand it, we use it." - Maya Angelou

  "We hate some persons because we do not know them, and will not know them because we hate them." - Charles Caleb Colton

  "The only real failure is to quit." - Anonymous

  "If your head tells you one thing and your heart tells you another, before you do anything, you should first decide whether you have a better head or a better heart." - Marilyn vos Savant
"Knowing the truth and not saying it is as foolish as writing a love letter and not mailing it." - Unknown

  "It is not what has happened that distresses a man, but his judgement about it." - Epicteus of Hierapolis.

  "Nothing can be either loved or hated unless it is first understood." - Leonardo Da Vinci

  "A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that holds it." - Chinese proverb

  "A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out." - Walter Winchell

  "I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear." - Nelson Mandela

  "Ignore weak moments, but never ignore what made you weak at that moment."

  "Actions speak louder than words; let your words teach and your actions speak." - St. Anthony of Padua

  "A strong man stands up for himself. A stronger man stands up for others." - Ben in the animated feature The Barnyard

  "Knowledge is the only instrument of production that is not subject to diminishing returns." - J M Clark

  "Only fools test the depth of water with both feet." - African proverb

  "Admit your errors before someone else exaggerates them." - Andrew Mason, M D

  "In peace I lie down and at once fall asleep, for it is you and none other, Yaweh, who make me rest secure." - Psalm 4:8

  "Dreams come true when the one who is dreaming wakes up to work." -

"The impossible cannot have happened; therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances." - Hercule Poirot in Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express

"Be yourself, imitation is suicide." -

"A goal is a dream with a deadline." -

"Fear is temporary, regret is forever." - "

If you lose heart when things go wrong, Your strength is not worth much."- Proverbs 24:10

"Sickness the human spirit can endure, but when the spirit is broken, who can bear this?"- Proverbs18:14

"To retort without first listening is both foolish and embarrassing."- Proverbs 18:13

"A fool takes no pleasure in understanding but only in airing an opinion." - Proverbs 18:2

"A friend is a friend at all times, it is for adversity that a brother is born."                                                                                                             -Proverbs 17:17

"Disaster will never be far from the house of the one who returns evil for good."     - Proverbs 17:13

"The tongue that soothes is a tree of life; the perverse tongue, a breaker of hearts."- Proverbs 15:4"

Thoughtless words can wound like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing." - Proverbs 12:18

"A man who stands for nothing, will fall for anything." -

"To find your way through life, follow Jesus." - Our Daily Bread (19th September, 2006)

"No knowledge gained through arduous quest

                             Has made my heart so free

                                As this great fact of time and space -

                                     That Jesus died for me!"

                                                                                              - D. De Han

"A gracious woman acquires honour, violent people acquire wealth." - Proverbs 11:16

"A city is raised on the blessing of the honest, and demolished by the mouth of the wicked." - Proverbs 11:11

"A victim walking through sand looks down and sees dirt, a victor sees the ingredients for building a castle." - Dr. Ben Carson (M D)

"More things are wrought by prayer
Than this world dreams of."- Lord Alfred Tennyson

"So many gods, so many creeds,

                               So many paths that wind and wind

                                     When just the art of being kind

                                            Is all the world needs."

- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"To be of use in the world is the only way to happiness." - Hans Christian Andersen"

"A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary." - Dorothy Canfield Fisher

"There are loyal hearts, there are spirits brave, there are souls that are pure and true; then give the world the best you have, and the best will come back to you." - Madeline Bridges"God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change ... courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference." - Kristone

"Unless you begin something, no matter what it is, you will never complete it." -

"To give up is the worse disgrace, even though to lose is sometimes inevitable." -

"It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded." -

"Intelligence is not a privilege; it is a gift and must be used for the good of mankind." - Dr. Otto Octavius in Spiderman 2

"My weapon of choice is my voice." - Nasir Jones

"True art lasts forever." - Ludwig van Beethoven

"Good habits are not made on birthdays, nor good character at the new year. The workshop of character is everyday life. The uneventful and commonplace hour is where the battle is lost or won." - Maltbie D. Babcock

"When you hear about someone who has failed, you are also hearing about someone who has tried. You can never fail unless you try. There is no disgrace in failing. There is only disgrace in never having tried." - Judy Zerafa

"Come to me, all you who labour and are overburdened and I will give you rest. Shoulder my yoke and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble on heart, and you will find rest for your souls. Yes, my yoke is easy and my burden light." - Matthew 11:28 - 30

"Money is like manure, it is not worth anything until it is spread around, encouraging little things to grow." - Barbara Streisand as Dolly Levi in Hello Dolly

"Possess your soul with patience."  - Sidney Poitier as Mr. Clemens in Free of Eden

"Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves - to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today." - Steward B. Johnson

"An old lady feels uneasy when dry bones are mentioned." - Ibo proverb from Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

"Eneke the bird says that since hunters have learned to shoot without missing, he has learned to fly without perching." - Ibo proverb from Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

"Anything that makes me less than me is not for me." - slogan: abovetheinfluence.com

"Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be' since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be." - Thomas Kempis

"Better starve free than be a fat slave." - Aesop


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Contributed by: Mary