Anne Sullivan Quotes


11 Anne Sullivan quotes:



"It's a great mistake, I think, to put children off with falsehoods and nonsense, when their growing powers of observation and discrimination excite in them a desire to know about things."
"If my parents didn't push me and didn't support education, I probably wouldn't be here today, ... Regardless of whatever they went through and how they may have been treated, they felt education was important. So, it's easier when you have the parents who support it, rather than those who don't."
Author: Sullivan Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"My heart is singing for joy this morning! A miracle has happened! The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!"
"People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved."
"I have thought about it a great deal, and the more I think, the more certain I am that obedience is the gateway through which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of the child."
"We all like stories that make us cry. It's so nice to feel sad when you've nothing in particular to feel sad about."
"Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction."
"I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think."
"The truth is not wonderful enough to suit the newspapers; so they enlarge upon it, and invent ridiculous embellishments."
Author: Sullivan Quotes Category: American Educator Quotes Newspapers Quotes
"I think that there are some teachers that do a very good job of incorporating culture and history. And there are some teachers who could use a little more help in that area."
"Again, it's an elective component for parents and students, but the support is there in the event that someone would like to take advantage of it,"
Author: Sullivan Quotes Category: Parents Quotes



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