Lucknow: Our teachers, mentors and our gurus play a critical role in shaping our personalities and making us as successful citizens of the world. They not only teach us academics and bookish concepts but also make sure that we become empathetic and kind beings. From inspiring us to be an intelligent yet humble soul they do it all to ensure that we make this society a beautiful place to live in.
Their contribution in our lives is so immense and great that we couldn’t repay them in any form. So, to thank them for their endless efforts, let us celebrate the spirit and enthusiasm of our teachers on this Teachers’ or Shikshak Divas that has fell on Sunday this year.
Notably, World Teachers’ Day is celebrated on October 5, but every country celebrates the day on different dates and in our country it is celebrated on September 5, marking the birthday of first Vice President of India (1952–1962), Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, who was the highly-respected teacher, philosopher and prolific statesman, was born on this day in 1888. Dr Radhakrishnan went on to become the second President of India (1962-1967), was of the opinion that “teachers should be the best minds in the country.”
So, commemorate and celebrate Teachers Day, here are some of the beautiful messages, wishes and images that you can send to your beloved teachers.
Our parents gave us life and it was you who taught us how to live it. You introduced honesty, integrity, and passion to our character. Happy Teacher’s Day 2021!
Thanks for being our safe zone, someone who tried to be our friend first and a teacher later! We all owe you so much! Happy Teachers’ Day!
Having you as my teacher is one of the greatest gifts I have ever received. Your support and understanding made me feel like I’m enough. I’m feeling very grateful and filled with happiness, and you are the reason. Thank you for everything. Happy Teacher’s Day!
You are my all-time favourite teacher. I have learned many things from you but most of all I have learned how to be a good person in life! Happy Teacher’s Day 2021!
You have a very special power of inspiring young people like me. We need more teachers like you in our schools and colleges. Happy teacher’s day to you!
Famous quotes on Teachers’ Day
-“If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.” – Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
-“The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.” – Anatole France
-“Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.” – Josef Albers
-“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression & knowledge.” – Albert Einstein
-“Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.” – Aristotle
-“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 honor for me.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
-“I have always felt that the true text-book for the pupil is his teacher.” – Mahatma Gandhi
-“One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai
-“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” – William Butler Yeats
-“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela