Patriotism, when it wants to make itself felt in the domain of learning, is a dirty fellow who should be thrown out of doors.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
Above all, it's hard learning to live with vivid mental images of scenes I cared for and failed to photograph. It is the edgy existence within me of these unmade images that is the only assurance that the best photographs are yet to be made.
My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from the plant's point of view.
The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed
I'm forever learning and that's why I'm always able to create new styles and new dimensions of hip-hop.
Learning Zen is a phenomenon of gold and dung. Before you understand it, it's like gold; after you understand it, it's like dung
Playing golf is like learning a foreign language
There are three ways of learning golf: by study, which is the most wearisome; by imitation, which is the most fallacious; and by experience, which is the most bitter.
hen we give thanks in all things, we see hardships and adversities in the context of the purpose of life... We are meant to learn and grow
through opposition, through meeting our challenges, and through teaching others to do the same... the Lord will not only consecrate our afflictions for our gain, but He will use them to bless the lives of countless others
Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... It's about learning to dance in the rain.
Back in the days when men were hunters and chest beaters and women spent their whole lives worrying about pregnancy or dying in childbirth, they often had to be taken against their will. Men complained that women were cold, unresponsive, frigid. They wanted their women wanton. They wanted their women wild. Now women were finally learning to be wanton and wild -- and what happened? The men wilted
A university should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.
I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning.
Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, learning from failure.
Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.
There is an art to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Teaching civility is an obligation of the family.
Abandon learning and there will be no sorrow
Civilization is just a slow process of learning to be kind.
Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Neither comprehension nor learning can take place in an atmosphere of anxiety.
The great awareness comes slowly, piece by piece. The path of spiritual growth is a path of lifelong learning. The experience of spiritual power is basically a joyful one