If you become a teacher, by your pupils you’ll be taught.
In my own worst seasons I’ve come back from the colorless world of despair by forcing myself to look hard, for a long time, at a single glorious thing: a flame of red geranium outside my bedroom window. And then another: my daughter in a yellow dress. And another: the perfect outline of a full,...
If I could only teach you one thing about the world, it would be to Appreciate and be as present as possible in every moment. Take everything in and try and learn from it. No matter how tangled things get, there is always a lesson to be learned in the untangling of those things.
Education is every day and everywhere, the only thing you have to pay is attention.
Harvard makes mistakes too, you know. Kissinger taught there.
I’d been raised by my parents who taught me not to think you’re better than you are.
It is with this as with religion: one usually believes what he has been taught.
Most of us believe we can spot a drowning person when we see one. But we always make the mistake of thinking that drowning only involves what. believe it or not, you have missed quite a number of drowned and drowning people. Some of us are thought to save some one drowning in water, most...
A chief petty officer taught me shorthand, which got me promoted to yeoman first class.
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Faulkner came from my region and taught me how you could write about a place.
One of the things we’re taught as actors is restraint – don’t jump off the cliff.
I have a real no-nonsense dad who taught me how to be resilient at a very young age.
You must remember, my own philosophy is that you don’t belong only to yourself. You have an obligation to the society which protected you when you were brought into the world, which taught you, which supported you and nurtured you. You have an obligation to repay it.