Educational Quotes

02/10/2012 12:04

ང་ཚོའི་འཁྲིད་སྟངས་ལས་བྱིས་པས་སྦྱང་མ་ཐུབ་ན། བྱིས་པའི་སྦྱོང་སྟངས་ལྟར་ང་ཚོས་འཁྲིད་དགོས།

If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.

Ignacio Estrada quotes

ང་ལ་བཤད་ཀྱང་ངས་བརྗེད་འགྲོ། ང་ལ་བསྟན་ན་ངས་དྲན་ཐུབ། ང་དང་འདྲིས་ན་ངས་རྟོགས་ཐུབ། རྒྱ་ནག་གི་གཏམ་དཔེ།  

Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand.

Chinese Proverbs quotes

སེང་ཉིན་འཆི་བ་བཞིན་སྡོད་དགོས། ནམ་ཡང་མི་འཆི་བ་བཞིན་ཐོས་པ་བྱེད་དགོས།

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
Mahatma Gandhi

སྐྱེས་པ་ཞིག་ཤེས་ཡོན་ཅན་ལ་བསྒྱུར་ན། སྐྱེས་པ་ཞིག་ཤེས་ཡོན་ཅན་དུ་བསྒྱུར་པ་རེད། བུད་མེད་ཞིག་ཤེས་ཡོན་ཅན་ལ་བསྒྱུར་ན།  མི་རབས་ཤིག་ཤེས་ཡོན་ཅན་ལ་བསྒྱུར་བ་རེད། 

“You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.”
Brigham Young

ཁྱོད་ཀྱིས་ག་རེ་འཁྲིད་ཐབས་བྱས་པ་དེ་བྱིས་པའི་དྲན་གྱི་མ་རེད། བྱིས་པའི་དྲན་པ་ནི་ཁྱོད་རང་ག་འདྲ་ཞིག་ཡོད་པ་དེ་རེད། 

“[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.”


― Jim Henson

Don't try to fix the students, fix ourselves first. The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior. When our students fail, we, as teachers, too, have failed.

Marva Collins quotes (American Educator. b.1936)






One mark of a great educator is the ability to lead students out to new places where even the educator has never been

Thomas Groome quotes


man should first direct himself in the way he should go. Only then should he instruct others.

Buddha quotes




“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Nelson Mandela


“When you know better you do better.”
Maya Angelou



Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
Margaret Mead

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”
Malcolm X


“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”

Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.”


“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
Phil Collins


“Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference.”
Claire Fagin


“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”



“Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.”



Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.”
Albert Einstein


“It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.”
James Baldwin


“You never really learn much from hearing yourself speak.”
George Clooney



“Peace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. Peace means solving these differences through peaceful means; through dialogue, education, knowledge; and through humane ways.”
Dalai Lama XIV


“The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.”
Malcolm S. Forbes

“Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.” ~~ Napoleon Hill


“Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.” ~~ Edward Everett


Education constitutes one of our most powerful weapons in our quest to bring about a

better, more peaceful world.”

- The Dalai Lama

“Essential Education is not a religious trip, but a scientific and logical expression of universal


- Lama Yeshe


“The world suffers because people are not encouraged to grow up with a sense of universal


- Lama Zopa


“Essential Education aims to help children develop a sense of universal responsibility, which

they will pass on from generation to generation.”

- Lama Zopa