Begin the New Year with 14 Reflective Quotes in Education

It is time to reflect on what matters in education what we undertake with love, loyalty, or enthusiasm for educating children, training and developing other to professionalism. EFECLLC wishes our social media connections a prosperous  New Year in education. Anyways, here is some wisdom and reflective quotes  from the people who have walked before us.

It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
Epictetus

You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
Clay P. Bedford

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

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Mark Twain

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
James Baldwin

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Will Durant

The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.
Tom Bodett

Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.
Chinese proverb

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn’t need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
Jim Rohn

Education cost money, but then so does ignorance.
Claus Moser

Education makes a people easy to lead
but difficult to drive: easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.
Peter Brougham

Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.
Plato

If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
B.B. King

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