Anne Sullivan

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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.

Anne Sullivan

Anne Sullivan

   Education
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Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark.

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Anne Sullivan

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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.

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I'd rather break stones on the king's highway than hem a handkerchief.

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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.

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Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over again, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose - not the one you began with perhaps, but one you'll be glad to remember.

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I cannot explain it; but when difficulties arise, I am not perplexed or doubtful. I know how to meet them.

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Every renaissance comes to the world with a cry, the cry of the human spirit to be free.

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Education in the light of present-day knowledge and need calls for some spirited and creative innovations both in the substance and the purpose of current pedagogy.

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   Education
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People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved.

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Anne Sullivan

   Success
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Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.

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Anne Sullivan

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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.

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Anne Sullivan

   Great
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We are afraid of ideas, of experimenting, of change. We shrink from thinking a problem through to a logical conclusion.

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Anne Sullivan

   Change
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We imagine that we want to escape our selfish and commonplace existence, but we cling desperately to our chains.

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The immediate future is going to be tragic for all of us unless we find a way of making the vast educational resources of this country serve the true purpose of education, truth and justice.

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Anne Sullivan

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If the child is left to himself, he will think more and better, if less showily. Let him go and come freely, let him touch real things and combine his impressions for himself.

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The truth is not wonderful enough to suit the newspapers; so they enlarge upon it, and invent ridiculous embellishments.

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Anne Sullivan

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It's queer how ready people always are with advice in any real or imaginary emergency, and no matter how many times experience has shown them to be wrong, they continue to set forth their opinions, as if they had received them from the Almighty!

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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.

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Yes, I am proud, and very humble too.

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Anne Sullivan