Life Lessons from Teacher Mind Map

"Man does not cease to play because he grows old,
he grows old because he ceases to play."
- Drew Lachey
"Knowledge is power." - Francis Bacon
"In times of radical change, the learners inherit hte earth, while the learned find themselves perfectly equipped for a world that no longer exists."
- Eric Hoffer
"Do not train children to learning by force & harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each."
- Plato
"People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents."
- Andrew Carnegie
"Genius is 1 percent inspuration and 99 percent perspiration."
- Thomas Edison
"Twenty years from now you will more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain
My Life Lessons
Rediscover the
kid in you
Thirst for knowledge
Find and pursue your
your passion
Motivation
Grit
Don't have any regrets
Active and Engaged
Flexible Brains
Self-Discovery
Fun While Learning
Vivid Consciousness
Excitement
Full of energy
Imagination
Interest
Experimentation
Understand the world
Create new world
Learning is the key to your success in life
your goal is not to just "get over it"
Proficiency
Master a subject
Enjoy Learning
Pay attention & you will see
many applications to your life
If you get into it, it will become fun
Lifelong learning
You cannot be doing million
things
Find your passion
You will stretch yourself thin
Pick one or two and become the best
Who are you?
Why are you doing what you are doing?
What are your dreams?
What is your purpose?
What do you do best?
Strenghts
Weaknesses
Discover & fully employ
your strenghts
What are you
passionate about?
Excitement
Energy
Driving force in achieving goals
Intrinsic
Most powerful
Within you
Self-directed
Learn new things
Create new things
Purpose
Extrinsic
Less Powerful
Expectations of you from others
Your expectations from others
"Carrot and Stick"
Nobody is smart and talented
enough not to have to work hard
You can't have everything now
There are no shortcuts and quick fixes
Finish things
Some challenges will slow you down,
but don't let any of them stop you
Continuous work
Hard Work
Things don't happen on their own
Things don't happen at once
Patience
Hard work
Don't give up at the first sight of difficulty
You must get up when you fall;
keep
Bounce back
Recover
Learn from them
Follow your interests
Deal with problems quickly & effectively
Learn from mistakes
Keep a balance
Enjoy life
Have fun
Take calculated risks
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