Farewell Quotes Essay

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RETIREMENT SPEECH QUOTES There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. --Elizabeth Wharton Vision is the art of seeing things invisible. --Jonathan Swift Never engage in a battle of wits with an unarmed person. --Anonymous There is a path from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect. --G.K. Chesterton Train up a child in the way he should go and when he is old, he will not depart from it. --Bible, Proverbs 22:6 A teacher is one who makes two ideas grow where only one grew before. --Elbert Hubbard The best teacher lodges an intent not in the mind but in the heart. --Anne Michaels For every person wishing to teach, there are 30 wishing not to be taught. --W.C. Sellar and R.J. Yeatman A teacher should have maximal authority and minimal power. -- Thomas S. Szasz A professor is one who talks in someone else’s sleep. --W.H. Auden One of the main truths of all education is that if the young are not always right, the old are always wrong. -- R.H. Tawney The splendid thing about education is that everyone wants it. Like influenza, you can give it away without losing any of it yourself. --Evelyn Waugh A wise man sees as much as he ought, not as much as he can. --Montaigne No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor. --Samuel Taylor Coleridge What was hard to endure is sweet to recall. --Anonymous I am not young enough to know everything. --Oscar Wilde The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. --William James Our minds are lazier than our bodies. --Francoise Duc de La Rochefoucould Some people do not become deep thinkers simply because their memories are too good. --Frederich Wilhelm Nietzsche There are two sides
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