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Teaching By Example Quotations

TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
Example moves the world more than doctrine.

Henry Miller

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When spider webs unite they can tie up a lion.

African Proverb

TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
Personal example carries more weight than preaching.

Chinese Proverb

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Personal Stories About ‘Teaching By Example’

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    I'm Doing My Best Dad!

    Dear Foundation for A Better Life: (A story called “I’m doing my best dad”) Several years ago on a warm summer day, my nine year old son (Gage) was pitching in a very close all-star game. I was one of his coaches. As a father and coach I wanted to win this game bad! My son was struggling on the mound and walked...

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    A 4 Wheel Drive Called Life

    I had just graduated from medical school in India some 5 years ago. It was a time where (like all other classmates) I was standing at the crossroads of my career. Choosing a specialty for a physician is always a difficult decision. Alumni can play a significant role in a career direction. I was fortunate in...

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    Influence

    Do you recall when your parents would tell you to stay away from certain people because they were a bad element, or not to go to certain places in order to avoid potential problems? The places we go, things we do, and the people in our lives influence who we are and what we do. Things happen daily that have...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Teaching By Example’

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    HGH W

    My heroes all have my last name. They are the Warners of the last generation. My uncle Howard taught me the meaning of living each day. Uncle George taught me the value of knowledge and learning, and finally, my father, Henry, who continues to teach me the value of an honest day's work, even into his 80's....

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    Clarence H

    My parents are my heroes. At a time when most of the population was prejudice towards black people, one of my father's friends was a black man he worked with. My dad was a truck driver and his friend was a mechanic. I remember going to his house with my parents and seeing my school picture on his wall along with...

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    Erin F

    Erin is an amazing teacher who goes the extra mile for her students. She is also and amazing wife and friend. She is always looking for the good things in life and encouraging me and others to good things with our life.

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APPRECIATING NATURE
SPORTSMANSHIP
CLASS AND GRACE
HELPING OTHERS
GOOD EXAMPLES
GIVING BACK
PERSISTENCE
COMMITMENT
TEAM WORK
PRACTICE
PATIENCE
ENCOURAGEMENT
LAUGHTER
LEARNING
DRIVE
HONESTY
FITNESS
LEADERSHIP
FORGIVENESS
SOUL
RESPECT
INGENUITY
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
OPTIMISM
LISTENING
CARING
VOLUNTEERING
COMPLIMENTS
PREPARATION
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
LOYALTY
SMILE
FAMILY
SHARING
BEING THERE
PERSEVERANCE
CREATIVITY
HARD WORK
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
PARENTING
LIVE LIFE
DEVOTION
STEWARDSHIP
KINDNESS
PEACE
CONNECTING
CHARITY
EQUALITY
RISING ABOVE
UNITY
AMBITION
LITERACY
VISION
JUSTICE
COURAGE
COMMON GROUND
PURPOSE
CIVILITY
DO YOUR PART
OPPORTUNITY
PASSION
LOVE
GREAT MUSIC
EXCELLENCE
SERVICE
RIGHT CHOICES
APPRECIATION
COURTESY
INSPIRATION
STRENGTH
ACHIEVEMENT
TRUST
HUMILITY
TRUE BEAUTY
EDUCATION
HONOR
RESPONSIBILITY
PIONEERING
INNOVATION
DETERMINATION
FORESIGHT
HOPE
GENEROSITY
OVERCOMING
BELIEVE
SACRIFICE
GRATITUDE
GOOD MANNERS
CONFIDENCE
IMAGINE
COMPASSION
MINDFULNESS
CHARACTER
MENTORING
REACHING OUT
MOTIVATION
HEALTH
INTEGRITY
DO THY BEST
COMPROMISE
INCLUDING OTHERS
GRIT
FRIENDSHIP
JOY
DEDICATION
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judah, corwin

At home, television, school, street, church. Every day we deal with different people in all that influence and are influenced, we must appreciate what we see and not to be taken away by bad examples.
Anderson, Colatina, ES - Brasil

Sometimes it is not that we go out of our way to teach somebody a good value but to just be there to lead them by being ourselves. Good habits as well as bad habits are enough to change someone’s life if we do our best to always be a good example then we should have nothing to worry about.
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