“A teacher's purpose is not to create students in his own image, but to develop students who can create their own image...

Painting Pio Ricci~circa 1840~.


Margarida Elias said...

Great quote!

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

Oh wow....that is a good word for the day, my dearest Dutchess. Yes, I want to always remember to give my students the joy of discovering who THEY are!!! What a lovely photo and color scheme for this morning! Bisous, Anita

GrandmaK said...

Such wise words! The young lady is so pensive. Really very nice. Have a wonderful day! Cathy

Presépio no Canal said...

The music that you chose, always so good!

Angelsdoor * Penny said...

Dearest Dutches

So true... What a beautiful painting... I love your choice of music.. Always such a pleasure to visit..
Thank you so much for the visit and your sweet comment.

Everly Pleasant said...

This was very applicable for me today! I took an extra student as her "teacher" was out babysitting for another family. :)
And I love the new background...very lovely!

Love always,

Duchess of Tea said...

Darling you have a lovely blog, full of interesting posts and beautiful photos. I just joined your followers and will return often to visit with you.

Love & Hugs

Rosie said...

oh, how true this is - I wish the educational establishments of today would go back to those principles - I love the illustration:)