Teachers are our role models, our inspiration who taught us many life lessons.
We, students, celebrate Teachers day to express our gratitude and honor the teachers in our lives that have influenced us and taught us about everything the world has to offer.
For instance, in the United States, it is celebrated in the first week of May; in the United Kingdom, it is celebrated on October 5. Meanwhile, in India Teachers’ Day is celebrated annually on September 5 which also marks Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s birth anniversary.
To honor and celebrate this Teachers day 2021, Statusforsocialmedia team shares some inspirational Teachers day quotes that you can share with your Teachers, Happy Teachers day sir quotes.
2021 Teachers Day Quotes
“If a country is to be corruption-free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother, and the teacher.” – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called ‘truth’. – Dan Rather
“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” -William Butler Yeats
A teacher who can arouse a feeling for one single good action, for one single good poem, accomplishes more than he who fills our memory with rows and rows of natural objects, classified with name and form. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.” – Josef Albers
“Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai
“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.” – Khalil Gibran
“A good teacher is like a candle – it consumes itself to light the way for others.” – Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
“Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.” – Charles Kuralt
“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.” – Khalil Gibran
“The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.” – Mark Van Doren
“They inspire you, they entertain you, and you end up learning a ton even when you don’t know it.” – Nicholas Sparks
“Wherever you find something extraordinary, you’ll find the fingerprints of a great teacher.” –Arne Duncan
“Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.” –Roger Moore
“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
“Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the Earth.” —Helen Caldicott, Physician and Author
“There’s no word in the language I revere more than teacher. My heart sings when a kid refers to me as his teacher, and it always has. I’ve honored myself and the entire family of man by becoming a teacher.” —Pat Conroy, Author
“Those who educate children well are more to be honoured than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.” – Aristotle
“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” – Albert Einstein
Teachers have always been revered in this Culture because they can Consciously shape individuals, societies, nations & the world at large. To build a Nation of calibre, the highest calibre of people should go into teaching. – Sadguru
Humble tributes to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, which is celebrated as the teacher’s day. We express gratitude to all teachers for their significant efforts. Happy Teacher’s Day.