Poems about Teachers


“What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state,
than that of the man who instructs the rising generation.”

- Marcus Cicero

Poems on Teachers


“A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary. “

~Thomas Carruthers

  • Poems for Teachers at Amazon.com
  • Poems for Teachers by S.Layne
    ” International Reading Association presents a special hardcover edition of Life’s Literacy Lessons: Poems for Teachers. The special edition of this bestseller still contains the 40 poems teachers have come to love, but also includes two new poems’”Comma Man” and “Teachers.”

Short Poems about Teachers

” Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.”

“By learning you will teach;
by teaching you will understand.”
Latin Proverb

“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken
joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
Albert Einstein

“He that teaches us anything which we knew not
before is undoubtedly to be reverenced as a master.”
Samuel Johnson


One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes
change a delinquent into a solid citizen.
Philip Wylie


A child miseducated is a child lost.
John F. Kennedy


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