A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations. Patricia Neal

http://www.inspirational-quotes.info/teacher-quotes.html

DAPTO ETC 089

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.  He inspires self-distrust.  He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him.  He will have no disciple.  Amos Bronson Alcott.

http://www.indianchild.com/teachers_quotes.htm

foto – mt kembla 2010

"Never attribute to malice that which can be adequately explained by stupidity."

DAPTO ETC 060

Ek to nayana mad bhare, duje anjan stir Ai bauri koi det hai matwdre hathiyar. Your eyes are full of intoxicating wine. You increase their power by applying antimony. Stupid ! does any one ever place a weapon in the hands of a drunkard ?

Behar proverbs, classified and arranged according to their subject-matter

foto – jamberoo 2010

We should employ our passions in the service of life, not spend life in the service of our passions. Richard Steele

http://www.useful-information.info/quotations/topiclife.html

SOZ AND WEN 147

Though a broken staff it may serve as a walking stick.

"Tiruṭṭānta caṅkirakam, or, A collection of proverbs in Tamil: with their …"

foto – down south in march 2010

One pot of beer makes room for another. Creates a craving for another. Till the first went down, the man was happy without the poison ; but now he is not master of himself, and must have another pot to keep the first one company.

"The Salt-cellars: Being a Collection of Proverbs, Together with Homely Notes Theron"

SOZ AND WEN 118

Serendipity is a propensity for making fortuitous discoveries while looking for something unrelated.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serendipity

A hundred years of regret pay not a farthing of debt. Fr. Ger.

"Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and Arranged Alphabetically"

south of wollongong 145

Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.

George Sand

http://www.researchover.com/quotes/topics/regret/

foto – a cottage on the south coast 2010

To despise life is the first qualification of a rebel. Gibbon,

Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and Arranged Alphabetically"

south of wollongong 116

Unthread the rude eye of rebellion, And welcome home again discarded faith.

Author: William Shakespeare
From The Life and Death of King John

http://www.worldofquotes.com/topic/rebellion/index.html

foto – ulladulla cabin 2010

A fool may ask more questions in an hour than a wise man can answer in seven years.

 

Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and Arranged Alphabetically"

south of wollongong 058

"The power to question is the basis of all human progress."
Indira Ghandi

http://www.stresslesscountry.com/questioning-quotes/index.html

foto – bateman’s bay 2010

The best cure for drunkenness is while sober to see a drunken man. Chinese.

"Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and Arranged Alphabetically"

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Modesty is the appendage to sobriety and is to chastity, to temperance, to humility as the fingers are to a garment. Bayard Taylor.

foto – ulmarra yard 2010