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Biography - Ralph Waldo Emerson:

American essayist, lecturer and poet.
Born: 1803 - Died: 1882
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.



Note 

Note



"I believe that our own experience instructs us that the secret of Education lies in respecting the pupil."


Source: Lectures - Education

Internet Archive - The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (en) 




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Le secret de l'éducation réside dans le respect de l'élève.

German
Das Geheimnis der Erziehungskunst ist der Respekt vor dem Schüler.




See also 

See also...



A child deserves the maximum respect.




Quotes for: education


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Quotes about education:


Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of the fire.





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





Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.





Every man who rises above the common level has received two educations: the first from his teachers; the second, more personal and important, from himself.





Education is another sun to those who are educated.





All rules for study are summed up in this one: learn only in order to create.











Quotes for: respect


Quotes

Quotes about respect:


It often happens that we are respected in proportion as we respect ourselves.





We respect a man who respects himself.





My political ideal is democracy. Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.





Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?





Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.





When people do not respect us we are sharply offended yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.











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Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great.





To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.





Earth laughs in flowers.





Money often costs too much.





All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.





The years teach much which the days never know.












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