Teachers’ day 2022: Every year on September 5, the whole country celebrates teachers’ day which marks the birth anniversary of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. He was the first Vice President of India from 1952 to 1962 and the second President from 1962 to 1967, also the 4th Vice Chancellor of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) from 1939 to 1949.
He has gave many contributions to education which was outstanding and was an interpreter of the Upanishads. He was the one who suggested that his birthday should be celebrated as Teachers’ Day.
Let’s celebrate this year’s Teachers’ day with some beautiful and inspiring quotes by Dr Radhakrishnan
- “When we think we know we cease to learn.”
- “God lives, feels, and suffers in every one of us, and in course of time, His attributes, knowledge, beauty and love will be revealed in each of us.”
- “A life of joy and happiness is possible only on the basis of knowledge and science.”
- “True religion is a revolutionary force: it is an inveterate enemy of oppression, privilege, and injustice.”
- “Books are the means by which we build bridges between cultures.”
- “The true teachers are those who help us think for ourselves.”
- “It takes centuries to make a little history; it takes centuries of history to make a tradition.”
- “The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.”
- “Tolerance is the homage which the finite mind pays to the inexhaustibility of the infinite.”
- “Knowledge gives us power, love gives us the fullness.”