There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own.
I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify.
This is what I would have done if I had to have a real job: I would have been a history teacher.
My parents were early converts to Christianity in my part of Nigeria. They were not just converts; my father was an evangelist, a religious teacher. He and my mother traveled for thirty-five years to different parts of Igboland, spreading the gospel.
I have always believed that the material world is governed by nonmaterial sources, so that in that sense 'English Music' is an exercise in the spiritual as well as the material. I have always been attracted to the Gothic and spiritual imagination, and I've always been interested in visionaries.
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
I was sent to a nice Church of England girls' school and at that time, after university, a woman was expected to become a teacher, a nurse or a missionary - prior to marriage.
The office of the public teacher is an unenviable and thankless one.
Following my junior year in high school, I went on a camping trip through Russia in a group led by Horst Momber, a young language teacher from Roosevelt.
But I was going to be a teacher my entire life, so I wasn't counting on money to much.
It was my family that wanted me to be a teacher. That was safe, you see. To be a painter was terrible.
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
Amos Bronson Alcott
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-trust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciples.
Amos Bronson Alcott
It is commonly said that men are forward to believe whatever is connected with their own interest. This in common cases is true; but it is also true, that when some very great and unexpected good news is brought to us, we find it very difficult to credit it.
Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.