Anne Sullivan Macy Quotes

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Born: 1866-04-14, Feeding Hills, Agawam, Massachusetts
Birth Country: USA
Died: Forest Hills, New York, 1936-10-20

1.
Education in the light of present-day knowledge and need calls for some spirited and creative innovations both in the substance and the purpose of current pedagogy.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

2.
I need a teacher quite as much as Helen. I know the education of this child will be the distinguishing event of my life, if I have the brains and perseverance to accomplish it.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

3.
No matter how mistaken Communist ideas may be, the experience and knowledge gained by trying them out have given a tremendous impetus to thought and imagination.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

4.
The processes of teaching the child that everything cannot be as he wills it are apt to be painful both to him and to his teacher.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

5.
We have no firm hold on any knowledge or philosophy that can lift us out of our difficulties.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

6.
We imagine that we want to escape our selfish and commonplace existence, but we cling desperately to our chains.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

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