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Famous Maria Montessori Quotes
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, “The children are now working as if I did not exist.”
The only language men ever speak perfectly is the one they learn in babyhood, when no one can teach them anything!
The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity.
To aid life, leaving it free, however, that is the basic task of the educator.
We cannot create observers by saying ‘observe,’ but by giving them the power and the means for this observation and these means are procured through education of the senses.
We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.
We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.
We teachers can only help the work going on, as servants wait upon a master.