Many times, this author pondered the significance of the impact that could be had on childrens' lives-all because a career in teaching would be the ultimate choice.
Deciding to become a teacher was a personal inspiration-not only to this author but to this author's family, friends, and co-workers. Many people derived happiness from knowing this. Some of the most important people in my life have been teachers who inspired me.
Deciding to become a teacher gave this author insight into one's personality. This author's life was about more than the act of teaching. This was the job of a lifetime which would require this author to work at a depth scarcely imaginable-which was a welcome challenge.