Teachers are an embodiment of strength and support in our lifetime. They not only imbibe in us academic knowledge, but also prepare us to face life as it comes by teaching us virtues of patience, tolerance and endurance.


With their lives they set an example before us so that we can look up to them for inspiration when we are feeling a little under the weather.

This New Year, bring a smile to your teachers’ lips by sending them motivational New Year Quotes by famous people. These would be a sort of tribute to them for all that they do for you day in and day out.

Write a quote on the blackboard in the classroom or scribble them on a New Year’s greeting card or post them via Facebook your twitter. We are sure these quotes would surely touch the heart strings of your beloved and respected teacher.

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Here are some New Year Quotes for Teachers that you can resort to – but don’t forget to add a line or two of your own to make these personalized and special –

    • I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.  ~ Alexander the Great


    • The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. ~ William Arthur Ward


    • A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard. ~ Eliphas Levi


    • Emulate those teachers that instilled the sense of wonder and curiosity that inspired you. ~ Robert John Meehan


    • It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. ~ Albert Einstein


    • Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools.  The miracle is that they accomplish this impossible task. ~ Dr. Haim Ginott


    • Of all the hard jobs around, one of the hardest is being a good teacher. ~ Maggie Gallagher


    • Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher. ~ Japanese Proverb


    • The teacher is one who makes two ideas grow where only one grew before. ~ Elbert Hubbard


    • What the teacher is, is more important than what they teach. ~ Karl Menninger


    • The task of the excellent teacher is to stimulate “apparently ordinary” people to unusual effort.  The tough problem is not in identifying winners:  it is in making winners out of ordinary people. ~ K. Patricia Cross


    • The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called “truth.” ~ Dan Rather


    • If students don’t feel teacher appreciation, their whole education has failed. ~ Michael Barkers


    • Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives. ~ Andy Rooney