INFOGRAPHIC: Inspirational Quotes from Fictional Mentors Electric Literature March 9, 2016 Books, Essays 13 Comments Who hasn’t wished that they had Dumbledore or Gandalf the Grey as a teacher? While we might not have a wizard for a professor, we can still be inspired by their sage advice. This infographic from Playground Equipment will inspire you with 30 inspirational quotes from fictional teachers and mentors: 13 Responses David March 9, 2016 I’m sorry, but Mr. Rogers is real! 🙂 Reply D March 10, 2016 Out of 30 characters you could only find 5 women? Reply E March 12, 2016 Personally, I am offended that out of 30 characters, they could only find 1 Lion. Wise fictional lions are very underrepresented here. Reply Traveler3339 March 12, 2016 out of 30 inspirational message that is all you took away? why bother reading it at all? Reply Valerie March 12, 2016 If you count Grandmother Willow, I count 6—but exactly! I noticed that too and it kind of soured the pleasure in this idea. Reply Kendra March 12, 2016 While I can think of some great fictional female characters/quotes that could have replaced some of the males, five is still better than none. Reply Lincoln Michel March 12, 2016 Agree there should have been more than five. Electric Literature didn’t create this infographic, only reposted it. But maybe we should make our own with women mentors. Atiya Abbas March 13, 2016 I thought the same! What about Jane Eyre or Elizabeth Bennet or Celie? So many incredible females left out. Paula March 12, 2016 What about Nanny McFee? Huh? Where is she? Reply That Teacher said… | Fleeting Brook March 10, 2016 […] That Teacher said… […] Reply Lauren Page March 12, 2016 Can we just appreciate a good thing without picking it apart? Please? This is fantastic. Thank you. Reply Website Wonders | Shannon A Thompson March 28, 2016 […] INFOGRAPHIC: Inspirational Quotes from Fictional Mentors: “Do or do not—there is no try.” – Yoda […] Reply Quotes from the Block – twosmiths&company April 24, 2016 […] have decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” Our fictional heroes often lend us words of wisdom that stick and here are a few as shared in an infographic by The Playground […] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.