Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman

is an American teacher and author, best known for writing the 1965 bestselling novel Up the Down Staircase
... good teachers, like Tolstoy's happy families, are alike everywhere.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I want to point the way to something that should forever lure them, when the TV set is broken and the movie is over and the school bell has rung for the last time.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I feel no different than I felt at 99, 98 or 97. Just because you live a long time, you get all this attention. Just because you survived? Of course, I survived a lot.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love is the ultimate giving, an expression of one's best self.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Teachers try to make us feel lower than themselves, maybe because this is because they feel lower than outside people. One teacher told me to get out of the room and never come back, which I did.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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