quote by Dale Carnegie

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.

— Dale Carnegie

Joyful Science Teacher quotations

A mathematician is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat which isn't there.


Science teacher quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
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Those who study the stars have God for a teacher.

Science teacher quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher.

The man ignorant of mathematics will be increasingly limited in his grasp of the main forces of civilization.

One of the endlessly alluring aspects of mathematics is that its thorniest paradoxes have a way of blooming into beautiful theories.


Science teacher quote Experience is the hardest kind of teacher. It gives you test first and the lesso
Experience is the hardest kind of teacher. It gives you test first and the lesson afterward.

But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant, of the arts and is touched with the same madness and genius.

Obvious is the most dangerous word in mathematics.

For whatever reason, I didn't succumb to the stereotype that science wasn't for girls. I got encouragement from my parents. I never ran into a teacher or a counselor who told me that science was for boys. A lot of my friends did.

Science teacher quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.

'Creation science' has not entered the curriculum for a reason so simple and so basic that we often forget to mention it: because it is false, and because good teachers understand exactly why it is false.

Once you have learned to ask questions - relevant and appropriate and substantial questions - you have learned how to learn and no one can keep you from learning whatever you want or need to know.


Science is simply common sense at its best.

Science teacher quote The best teachers are those who show you where yo look, but don't tell you what
The best teachers are those who show you where yo look, but don't tell you what to see.
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Mathematics is as much an aspect of culture as it is a collection of algorithms.

The truth is, when all is said and done, one does not teach a subject, one teaches a student how to learn it.

God help the teacher, if a man of sensibility and genius, when a booby father presents him with his booby son, and insists on lighting up the rays of science in a fellow's head whose skull is impervious and inaccessible by any other way than a positive fracture with a cudgel.

Science teacher quote Your best teacher is your last mistake
Your best teacher is your last mistake

Any teacher that can be replaced by a computer should be replaced by a computer.


Theorems are fun especially when you are the prover, but then the pleasure fades. What keeps us going are the unsolved problems.

I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only a boy playing on the seashore.

Science teacher quote I think people who vibrate at the same frequency, vibrate toward each other. The
I think people who vibrate at the same frequency, vibrate toward each other. They call it, in science, sympathetic vibrations.

There may be frugality which is not economy.

A community, that withholds the means of education from its children, withholds the bread of life and starves their souls.

Experience is the great teacher; unfortunately, experience leaves mental scars, and scar tissue contracts.

Early in my school career, I turned out to be an incorrigible disciplinary problem. I could understand what the teacher was saying as fast as she could say it, I found time hanging heavy, so I would occasionally talk to my neighbor. That was my great crime, I talked in school.


Science teacher quote Your teacher can open the door, but you must enter by yourself
Your teacher can open the door, but you must enter by yourself

One day, when I was doing well in class and had finished my lessons, I was sitting there trying to analyze the game of tic-tac-toe... The teacher came along and snatched my papers on which I had been doodling... She did not realize that analyzing tic-tac-toe can lead into dozens of non-trivial mathematical questions.

We could use up two Eternities in learning all that is to be learned about our own world and the thousands of nations that have arisen and flourished and vanished from it. Mathematics alone would occupy me eight million years.

Seldom was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart;

the grace of this rich jewel is lost in concealment.

Science teacher quote Experience is the teacher of all things.
Experience is the teacher of all things.

Usually, girls weren't encouraged to go to college and major in math and science. My high school calculus teacher, Ms. Paz Jensen, made math appealing and motivated me to continue studying it in college.

To teach effectively a teacher must develop a feeling for his subject;

he cannot make his students sense its vitality if he does not sense it himself. He cannot share his enthusiasm when he has no enthusiasm to share. How he makes his point may be as important as the point he makes; he must personally feel it to be important.


I'd like to submit to Bad Science my teacher who gave us a handout which says that 'Water is best absorbed by the body when provided in frequent small amounts.' What I want to know is this. If I drink too much in one go, will it leak out off my arsehole instead? Thank you. Anton.

Science teacher quote Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

We need to tap the resource of current and retiring science and math professionals that have both content mastery and the practical experience to serve as effective teachers.

The moving power of mathematical invention is not reasoning but imagination.

Science alone of all the subjects contains within itself the lesson of the danger of belief in the infallibility of the greatest teachers of the preceding generation.

Science teacher quote The past will be your teacher if you learn from it; your master if you live in i
The past will be your teacher if you learn from it; your master if you live in it.
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The teacher manages to get along still with the cumbersome algebraic analysis, in spite of its difficulties and imperfections, and avoids the smooth infinitesimal calculus, although the eighteenth century shyness toward it had long lost all point.


Teachers started recognizing me and praising me for being smart in science and that made me want to be even smarter in science!

In a better world, science teachers would teach creationism along with evolution as an exercise in critical thinking.

If I would be a young man again and had to decide how to make my living, I would not try to become a scientist or scholar or teacher. I would rather choose to be a plumber or a peddler in hope to find that modest degree of independence still available under present circumstances.

My high school science teacher once told me that much of Genesis is false.

But since my high school teacher did not prove he was God by rising from the dead, I'm going to believe Jesus instead.