"Maria Tecla Artemesia Montessori" was an Italy/Italian physician and educator best known for the Montessori education/philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. Her educational method is in use today in some public and private schools throughout the world.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous educators! More Maria Montessori on Wikipedia.
The child's true constructive energy, a dynamic power, has remained unnoticed for thousands of years. Just as men have trodden the earth, and later tilled its surface, without thought for the immense wealth hidden in its depths, so the men of our day make progress after progress in civilized life, without noticing the treasures that lie hidden in the psychic world of infancy.Maria Montessori