Quotable Quotes


Ever come across a short saying that just so effectively captures the essence of an otherwise messy or abstract concept. Add any such thing to this list in relation to learning and 21st century skills:

"It is not the strongest species that survive, but those that are most adaptive to change." - Charles Darwin

"Sometime people, after having arduously climbed the ladder of success, find that they had it placed against the wrong wall." - Anon

"I'm not sure what the new world order is, but it's long on new and short on order." - William Crowe

"An educated person always seeks to learn, and a learner is always educated. A student waits to be taught." - David Warlick

"Imagination is the true magic carpet." ~ Norman Vincent Peale

"Technology is the campfire around which we tell our stories." –Laurie Anderson

“There is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will be lost.” — Martha Graham

“Creativity is thinking up new things. Innovation is doing new things.” — Theodore Levitt

'If we always do what we've always done, we will get what we've always got.' Adam Urbanski

"I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework." -- Edith Ann, [Lily Tomlin]

"
Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself."-- Chinese Proverb

"The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts." -C. S. Lewis