The whole art of teaching is the only art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards; and curiosity itself can be vivid and wholesome only in proportion as the mind is contented…
Quote by Anatole France
Teachers And Teaching Quotes
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value...
Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.
It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot.
Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.
In art as in love, instinct is enough.
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
The poor have to labour in the face of the majestic equality of the law,...
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.
War will disappear only when men shall take no part whatever in violence and shall...
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of certain neurotic illnesses;...
Without the utopians of other times, men would still live in caves, miserable and naked;...utopia...
We live too much in books and not enough in nature, and we are very...
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll...
Education is too important to be left solely to the educators