We’ve all had those favorite teachers growing up that not only helped us learn a lot, but also helped us grow as people. Whether or not that teacher stayed in our lives for years or for just one school year, we can all think back on that one teacher who helped shape the lives we have today. That person is different for all of us, of course, but there is one educator who managed to shape the lives of an entire generation of teenagers, regardless of where they lived or where they went to school.
That teacher is, of course, Mr. Feeny from
I don’t know about you, but Mr. Feeny’s poignant charge to Cory, Topanga, and the gang to, “Dream, try, do good,” has always stuck with me (“stuck with me” just means “it makes me bawl my eyes out every time I watch that episode”). It was nice to hear that the line made a similar impact on William Daniels.
I also can’t help but smile at how proud he is that the
What is your favorite bit of Feeny wisdom? Tell us in the comments!