New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: A teacher is someone who not just educates us but helps us learn our important life lessons. The contribution of teachers in our lives cannot be ignored as they shape our minds. Teacher's day is celebrated in every school and college across the country and cultural programs and events take place much to the delight of teachers. It is celebrated on September 5 every year since 1962 to mark the birth anniversary of India's second President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.

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Here are some famous collection of quotes, wishes for Teachers Day:

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. — William Arthur Ward

They inspire you, they entertain you, and you end up learning a ton even when you don't know it"? — Nicholas Sparks

A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning. —Brad Henry Read

Teaching is a very noble profession that shapes the character, caliber, and future of an individual. If the people remember me as a good teacher, that will be the biggest honour for me. ­— A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

I was lucky that I met the right mentors and teachers at the right moment. — James Levine

Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important. — Bill Gates

The influence of teachers extends beyond the classroom, well into the future. — F. Sionil Jose

Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops. – Henry Brooks Adams

Teaching is a calling too. And I’ve always thought that teachers in their way are holy — angels leading their flocks out of the darkness. ― Jeannette Walls

One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. — Malala Yousafzai

Posted By: James Kuanal