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American Educator Quotes

A well-ordered life is like climbing a tower; the view halfway up is better than the view from the base, and it steadily becomes finer as the horizon expands.
William Phelps
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The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
Morrie Schwartz
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There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have. And if you cannot hear it, you will all of your life spend your days on the ends of strings that somebody else pulls.
Howard Thurman
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Booker T. Washington
Associate yourself with people of good quality, for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
Booker T. Washington
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A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.
William Phelps
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Dreams get you into the future and add excitement to the present.
Robert Conklin
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A cat pours his body on the floor like water. It is restful just to see him.
William Phelps
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Kingman Brewster
If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you that it's quite conscious.
Kingman Brewster
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Community cannot for long feed on itself; it can only flourish with the coming of others from beyond, their unknown and undiscovered brothers.
Howard Thurman
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Horace Mann
Much that we call evil is really good in disguises; and we should not quarrel rashly with adversities not yet understood, nor overlook the mercies often bound up in them.
Horace Mann
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In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.
Jacques Barzun
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You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.
Timothy Leary
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A dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope.
Howard Thurman
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Ideally citizens are to think of themselves as if they were legislators and ask themselves what statutes, supported by what reasons satisfying the criterion of reciprocity, they would think is most reasonable to enact.
John Rawls
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He who fears is literally delivered to destruction.
Howard Thurman
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Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits.
Paul Eldridge
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Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.
Bartlett Giamatti
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Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential, craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
Bartlett Giamatti
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On matters of race, on matters of decency, baseball should lead the way.
Bartlett Giamatti
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There are a lot of people who know me who can't understand for the life of them why I would got to work on something as unserious as baseball. If they only knew.
Bartlett Giamatti
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There's nothing bad that accrues from baseball.
Bartlett Giamatti
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There are many who lust for the simple answers of doctrine or decree. They are on the left and right. They are not confined to a single part of the society. They are terrorists of the mind.
Bartlett Giamatti
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A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.
Bartlett Giamatti
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All I ever wanted to be president of was the American League.
Bartlett Giamatti
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Horace Mann
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
Horace Mann
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Adolf Hitler
Through clever and constant application of propaganda, people can be made to see paradise as hell, and also the other way round, to consider the most wretched sort of life as paradise.
Adolf Hitler
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Adolf Hitler
All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.
Adolf Hitler
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Adolf Hitler
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Adolf Hitler
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Adolf Hitler
How fortunate for leaders that men do not think.
Adolf Hitler
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Adolf Hitler
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
Adolf Hitler
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