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Quotes of teaching

  1. I feel that the work that I have done in the comedy arena, is priceless in terms of what I learned, timing, everything that these incredibly talented performers were generous enough in teaching me. – Khandi Alexander
  2. Please stop teaching my children that everyone gets a trophy just for participating. What is this, the Nobel Prize? Not everybody gets a trophy. – Glenn Beck
  3. More than anybody else I'd like to thank Count Basie for teaching me how to perform. – Tony Bennett
  4. Delaware State began as a school bent on service- teaching education, social services and nursing. – Michael N. Castle
  5. Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself. – John Jay Chapman
  6. We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up. – Phyllis Diller
  7. TV is bigger than any story it reports. It's the greatest teaching tool since the printing press. – Fred W. Friendly
  8. A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching – A. Bartlett Giamatti
  9. Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching – Baltasar Gracian
  10. Without In The Company of Men, I could still be teaching so who knows if this would've existed. – Neil LaBute
  11. The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile. And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we're teaching not only the fundamentals of hockey, but also the life values- are sinking in. – Bobby Orr
  12. Life is good for only two things, discovering mathematics and teaching mathematics. – Simeon Poisson
  13. I think that teaching coaches are the norm now. – Oscar Robertson
  14. I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit. – John Steinbeck
  15. I was teaching in one of the universities while the country was suffering from a severe famine. People were dying of hunger, and I felt very helpless. As an economist, I had no tool in my tool box to fix that kind of situation. – Muhammad Yunus

Usage examples for teaching

  1. Remember always to speak kindly to her when teaching her anything. – The Domestic Cat by Gordon Stables
  2. " After all my teaching for you boys to be as bad as this! – The King's Sons by George Manville Fenn
  3. His teaching has ever been good. – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope
  4. Yet he felt bound, now that he recognized it as such, to see it through and accept its teaching for what it surely would be worth. – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  5. If we ever return to the earth we shall find occupation enough for the rest of our lives in teaching the lessons we have learned here. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  6. But what have we taught them, and what are we now teaching them? – On the Significance of Science and Art from What to Do? by Count Lyof N. Tolstoi
  7. Soon after supper, Miss E., one of Mr. C. 's daughters, retired for the purpose of teaching a class of colored children which came to her on Wednesday and Saturday nights. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  8. There was a time, and not long since, when those engaged in teaching religion were not concerned with the number of hours the girl worked, the age at which she began, the sort of room in which she slept, the amount of real food she had. – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery
  9. Miss Denas likes better teaching us boys and girls. – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  10. Do you like teaching – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  11. The Christian Church has departed in some places from Christ's teaching noticeably in its treatment of women. – In Times Like These by Nellie L. McClung
  12. That's what they're teaching you. – My Shipmate--Columbus by Stephen Wilder
  13. She sat an entire afternoon drinking in everything she could about teaching children. – That Little Girl of Miss Eliza’s by Jean K. Baird
  14. No one but a fool would say a word against school teaching – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  15. Meanwhile he lives a life of delightful leisure, teaching as many hours a week as a business man labours in a day. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  16. All we know is he goes into the garden every day around noon- I think the Hindu woman may be teaching him to play the sitar there- before going to durbar in the Red Fort. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  17. Shall I then decide to give up my teaching to go to the south, and leave Mrs. Sullivan to suffer, perhaps die, while I am away? – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  18. Minerva is beyond teaching – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  19. The child heard people speak French, and he began to speak French like them without any formal teaching – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  20. There is none in the teaching of Jesus. – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage