"Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man and he will increase in learning."
Proverbs - Proverbs 9:9
"Let us teach others who themselves excel."
Alexander Pope (16881744)
"When the student is ready, the Master appears."
"Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed."
Samuel Johnson (17091784)
"Training is a critical process within the business. The quality requirement for training is no different than the quality requirement for any other critical process."
Mike Wills (1946) - Managing the Training Process
"'Why,' said the Dodo, 'the best way to explain it is to do it.'"
Lewis Carroll (18321898)
"Practice is the best of all instructors."
Publilius Syrus (c. 42 B.C.)
"The lecture theatre the place where information passes from the notebook of the lecturer to the notebook of the student without necessarily passing through the mind of either."
"To be the weakest camp is to be in the strongest school."
G.K. Chesterton (18741936)
"Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught."
Winston Churchill (18741965)
"All instruction is but a finger pointing to the moon; and those whose gaze is fixed upon the pointer will never see beyond. "
Gautama Buddha (c. 563483 B.C.)
"I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think."
Socrates (c. 469399 BC)