"One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child"
- Carl Jung
About this Quote
In this quote, Carl Jung is emphasizing the significance of both teachers and curriculum in the advancement of a kid. He acknowledges the significance of teachers who are educated and dazzling in their field, but likewise acknowledges the significance of instructors who are able to get in touch with their trainees on a human level. He mentions that the curriculum is needed for the child's advancement, but that warmth and connection are also essential. He likens the heat to the crucial component for a growing plant, suggesting that it is just as essential for the growth of a child's soul. This quote highlights the value of both understanding and connection in the advancement of a kid.
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