Happy National Teacher Day, which falls on Sept 10 this year!


Teachers deserve thanks and praise every day of the year, but this is a special opportunity to recognize the incredible impact that a great teacher can have on your life, inside and outside the classroom.
Read on for some of the most moving quotes on teachers, the art of teaching, and the importance of education.
今天9月10日,教师节快乐!
每天老师都值得被赞美,但今天是一个特别的机会,让我们认识到一位伟大的老师可以在课堂内外都产生令人难以置信的影响。

让我们一起来分享导师最引人入胜的话,明白教学的艺术性和教育的重要性。

1. “The dream begins, most of the time, with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you on to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called truth.” —Dan Rather
"许多梦想开始的地方了,都有一位相信你的老师,他们引导你,翻越一个又一个山峰,有时候用一个叫做真理的尖棍子戳你。" - Dan Rather

2. “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” —William Butler Yeats
“教育不是填满桶,而是点燃火。” - William Butler Yeats.

3. “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” —John Dewey
“教育不是为自己的人生做准备,人生是一个接受教育的全过程“ - John Dewey

4. “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” —William Ward
“平庸的老师只是告知你,好老师解释给你,更好的老师演示给你,伟大的老师启发你。” —William Ward

5. “I am not a teacher, but an awakener.” —Robert Frost
“我不是一个老师,而是一个唤醒者” - John Steinbeck

6. “I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.” —Socrates
“我不能教任何人, 我只能让他们思考” —Socrates

7. “Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.” —Confucius
“教育培育信心, 信心滋生希望, 希望滋生和平” —Confucius

8. “Let us remember: one book, one pen, one child and one teacher can change the world.” —Malala Yousafzai
“让我们记住:一本书,一支笔,一个孩子和一个老师可以改变世界。”—Malala Yousafzai

9. “I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” —Albert Einstein
“我从来不教我的学生, 我只是试图提供他们可以学习的条件。—Albert Einstein

10. “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” —Pablo Picasso
“人生的意义在于寻找属于你的礼物,而人生的目的则在于把它赠送出去。”—Pablo Picasso

11. “The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.” —Mark Van Doren
“教学的艺术是帮助发现的艺术”—Mark Van Doren

12. “Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher.” —Japanese proverb
“比一千天勤奋学习更好的是和一个伟大的老师在一起一天。” -日本的谚语

13. “Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.” —Henry Ford
“任何停止学习的人都会老,任何一个学习的人都会年轻,无论是二十或者八十岁。”—Henry Ford

14. “One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.” —Carl Jung
“我们高兴地回顾了杰出贡献的老师,感谢那些触动我们人类感受的人。课程是必要的原材料,但温暖是生长中的植物和孩子的灵魂的重要元素。”—Carl Jung

15. “Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the earth.” —Helen Caldicott
“我相信,教师是社会最负责任和重要的成员,因为他们的专业努力影响到地球的命运”—Helen Caldicott

16. “The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer.” —Alice Wellington Rollins
“一个好老师的考验不是他向学生提了多少问题,而是他启发了学生提出多少他很难回答的问题。”—Alice Wellington Rollins

17. “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” —Albert Einstein
“老师的最高艺术是唤起了创意和知识的喜悦。”—Albert Einstein

18. “Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me.” —Fred Rogers
“任何人一生为了帮助孩子做任何事情对我来说都是英雄。“—Fred Rogers

19. “To teach is to learn twice over.” —Joseph Joubert
“教别人,相当于学习了两遍” —Joseph Joubert

20. “The average teacher explains complexity; the gifted teacher reveals simplicity.” —Robert Brault
“一般老师解释问题复杂性; 有天赋的老师揭示了简单性。” —Robert Brault

21. “It shouldn’t matter how slowly some children learn as long as we are encouraging them not to stop.” —Robert John Meehan
“孩子学习的速度慢没有关系, 只要我们不断鼓励他不要停止”—Robert John Meehan

22. “Your heart is slightly bigger than the average human heart, but that’s because you’re a teacher.” —Aaron Bacall
你的心比普通人大, 只因为你是一名老师。”—Aaron Bacall

23. “Great teachers empathize with kids, respect them, and believe that each one has something special that can be built upon.” —Ann Lieberman
“伟大的老师们同情孩子,尊重孩子,相信每个孩子都有一些特殊的东西可以建立起来。” —Ann Lieberman

24. “As teachers we spend little time focusing on what has been accomplished; we focus mainly on what remains to be done.” —Robert John Meehan
“作为教师,我们几乎没有时间关注已经完成的工作; 我们主要关注还有待完成的事情。—Robert John Meehan

25. “Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.” —Josef Albers
“良好的教学比给出正确的答案更多是引导出正确的问题。”—Josef Albers

26. “The essence of teaching is to make learning contagious, to have one idea spark another.” —Marva Collins
“教学的本质在于使学习具有传递性,一个想法可以激发另一个想法。” —Marva Collins

27. “Don’t struggle to be a better teacher than everybody else. Simply be a better teacher than you ever thought you could be.” —Robert John Meehan
“不必努力做一个比任何人都好的老师,只要做一个比自己以前想象中更好的老师。” —Robert John Meehan

28. “The great teacher is not the man who supplies the most facts, but the one in whose presence we become different people.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
“伟大的老师不是那个提供最多事实的人,而是那个让我们成为不同人的人”.
—Ralph Waldo Emerson

29. “Great teachers have high expectations for their students, but higher expectations for themselves.” —Todd Whitaker
“伟大的老师对学生抱有很高的期望,但是对自己的期望更高。” —Todd Whitaker

30. “The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.” —Kahlil Gibran
“真正聪明的老师不会让你进入他的智慧之家,而是引导你进入你自己的脑海。”—Kahlil Gibran

31. “No man can be a good teacher unless he has feelings of warm affection toward his pupils and a genuine desire to impart to them what he believes to be of value.” —Bertrand Russell
“没有一个人可以成为一个好老师,除非他对自己的学生有着温暖的感情,真正让学生相信自己是有价值的。”—Bertrand Russell

 32. “A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge, and wisdom.” —Ever Garrison

“一位老师是一个能够激活好奇心,知识和智慧的磁铁的指南针。

33. “The road to freedom, here and everywhere, begins in the classroom.” —Hubert H. Humphrey
“自由之路,无处不在,从教室开始。” —Hubert H. Humphrey

34. “Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.” —John Cotton Dana
“欲有教于人,当不止于学。”—John Cotton Dana

35. “I am almost overwhelmed by the courage and dedication of teachers.” —Sylvia Solomon
“我几乎被教师的勇气和奉献所折服。—Sylvia Solomon

 

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