Pupil Related Quotes



“As for myself, I always willingly acknowledge my own self as the principal cause of every good and of every evil which may befall me; therefore I have always found myself capable of being my own pupil, and ready to love my teacher.”

Giacomo Casanova


The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.

Alfred Adler


“And just last week we learned that our best pupil (Albert Einstein) is going to be recognized as 'the trained fish with the most tricks' by the Guinness Book of World Records.”

Dean Pomerleau


How much longer are you going to be a pupil? From now on do some teaching as well.

Seneca The Younger


A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discovers are among them, as comets amongst the stars.

Carl Linnaeus


I have always felt that the true text-book for the pupil is his teacher

Mahatma Gandhi


All of life is education and everybody is a teacher and everybody is forever a pupil.

Abraham Maslow


The enthusiast always finds the master, the masters, whom he seeks. Always genius seeks genius, desires nothing so much as to be a pupil and to find those who can lend it aid to perfect itself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Nothing can be done about it: every master has but a single pupil--and he will not stay loyal to him--for he is also destined to become a master.

Friedrich Nietzsche


Man is a pupil, pain is his teacher.

Alfred De Musset