Learning Quotes

Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.

Euripides

The secret of learning to be sick is this: Illness doesn't make you less of what you were. You are still you.

Tony Snow

Liberty without learning is always in peril and learning without liberty is always in vain

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

The trouble with learning from experience is that you never graduate

Doug Larson

We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.

Lloyd Alexander

What does labor want? We want more schoolhouses and less jails; more books and less arsenals; more learning and less vice; more leisure and less greed; more justice and less revenge; in fact, more of the opportunities to cultivate our better natures

Samuel Gompers

Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; love by love.

Thomas Szasz

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

In university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools.

Doris Lessing

He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.

Joseph Joubert

What is important is to keep learning, to enjoy challenge, and to tolerate ambiguity. In the end there are no certain answers. (President, Radcliffe College)

Martin Horner

Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave.

Muhammad

Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.

Bill Gates

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning today is young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

Henry Ford 1863

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Even if people are suspicious of the motives I think that learning and speaking two languages can only be a good thing for people.

Stephen Harper

Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.

Eugene S Wilson

We pay a heavy price for our fear of failure. It is a powerful obstacle to growth. It assures the progressive narrowing of the personality and prevents exploration and experimentation. There is no learning without some difficulty and fumbling.

John W. Gardner

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.

Benjamin Jowett

Jesus of Nazareth, without money and arms, conquered more millions than Alexander the Great, Caesar, Mohammed, and Napoleon; without science and learning, he shed more light on things human and divine than all philosophers and scholars combined; without the eloquence of school, he spoke such words of life as were never spoken before or since, and produced effects which lie beyond the reach of orator or poet; without writing a single line, he set more pens in motion, and furnished themes for more sermons, orations, discussions, learned volumes, works of art, and songs of praise than the whole army of great men of ancient and modern times.

Philip Schaff

I've known countless people who were reservoirs of learning, yet never had a thought.

Wilson Mizner

Storytellers, by the very act of telling, communicate a radical learning that changes lives and the world: telling stories is a universally accessible means through which people make meaning

Chris Cavanaugh

Belief gets in the way of learning.

Jeremy Collier

Genuine ignorance is... profitable because it is likely to be accompanied by humility, curiosity, and open mindedness; whereas ability to repeat catch-phrases, cant terms, familiar propositions, gives the conceit of learning and coats the mind with varnish waterproof to new ideas.

John Dewey
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