"My mother was a teacher, my father was a community organizer. I come from a working class background."
"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers."Chris Hayes on Khalil Gibran
"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge."Chris Hayes on Albert Einstein
"If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself."Chris Hayes on Confucius
"You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul."Chris Hayes on Swami Vivekananda
"I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit."Chris Hayes on John Steinbeck
"I think people should be angry at things that are worthy of anger. Injustice is outrageous and deserves outrage."
"Successful prime-time television of any genre produces some kind of emotional reaction in the viewers. There are a lot of different emotions to tap into. The emotion of the reward of discovery, the feeling of righteous anger, the feelings of pathos and sadness, or sentimentality of being moved by something."
"My disposition as a human being is kind of a go-along-to-get-along person. I tend to trust authority."