Upon the assumption just made, then, virtue is teachable. But where are the teachers?
Socrates returns to the consideration of the question 'whether virtue is teachable,' which was denied on the ground that there are no teachers of it: (for the Sophists are bad teachers, and the rest of the world do not profess to teach).
Then, my pupils being older, would be more rational, more teachable
, and less troublesome than the last; they would be less confined to the schoolroom, and not require that constant labour and incessant watching; and, finally, bright visions mingled with my hopes, with which the care of children and the mere duties of a governess had little or nothing to do.
I have tried, tried hard to be a teachable
, reasonable woman.
He was set on it; and the child seemed a nice, teachable
He asked, "What methods were used to cultivate the minds and bodies of our young nobility, and in what kind of business they commonly spent the first and teachable
parts of their lives?
There are of course people that are not teachable
. I don't know that she is one of them.
It was the young footman, Samuel-- a civil fresh-coloured person, with a teachable
look and a very obliging manner.
My pupil was a lively child, who had been spoilt and indulged, and therefore was sometimes wayward; but as she was committed entirely to my care, and no injudicious interference from any quarter ever thwarted my plans for her improvement, she soon forgot her little freaks, and became obedient and teachable
. She had no great talents, no marked traits of character, no peculiar development of feeling or taste which raised her one inch above the ordinary level of childhood; but neither had she any deficiency or vice which sunk her below it.
And the pair were by no means easily teachable
. Freddy backed up Eliza in her obstinate refusal to believe that they could save money by engaging a bookkeeper with some knowledge of the business.
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"Experts describe the moment when a person has been seriously injured and is lying in a hospital bed as a 'teachable
moment' and a time when that person is more likely to be open to help and support."