Learning Quotes

Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
Fred Rogers
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Italian prove - by learning to obey, you will know how to command....
There is no procedure for learning to write. What you must do, is learn to think.
S. Leonard Rubenstein, Pennsylvania State University, Chairman of the English Department, classroom lecture 1980
The least of learning is done in the classrooms.
Thomas Merton

One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Prove
Your work is first, learning is first, winning is everything because without it there is nothing.
Orson Scott Card
Liberty without learning is always in peril; learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. Kennedy
Bear in mind that brains and learning, like muscle and physical skill, are articles of commerce. They are bought and sold. You can hire them by the year or by the hour. The only thing in the world not for sale is character.
Antonin Scalia
What is important is to keep learning, to enjoy challenge, and to tolerate ambiguity. In the end there are no certain answers.
Martina Horner, President of Radcliffe College
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, Loses the past and is dead for the future.
Euripides
Learning is acquired by reading books but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading man, and studying all the various editions of them.
Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield
Learning to draw is really a matter of learning to see - - To see correctly - - And that means a good deal more than merely looking with the eye.
Kimon Nicolaides
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Jiddu Krishnamurti
Learning is acquired by reading books, but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various facets of them.
Lord Chesterfield
Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you thought of them that instant.
Glenda Jackson
More important than learning how to recall things is finding ways to forget things that are cluttering the mind.
James Waddell Alexander, II
A student is not a professional athlete. ... He is not a little politician or junior senator looking for angles... an amateur promoter, a glad - Hander, embryo Rotarian, caf - Society leader, quiz kid or man about town. A student is a person who is learning to fulfill his powers and to find ways of using them in the service of mankind.
Harold Taylo
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
B. B. King
Do not think that your Learning and Genius, your Wit or Sprightliness, are welcome everywhere. I was once told that my Company was disagreeable because I appeared so uncommonly happy.
Johann Georg von Zimmermann
On the whole, age comes more gently to those who have some doorway into an abstract world - Art, or philosophy, or learning - Regions where the years are scarcely noticed and the young and old can meet in a pale truthful light.
Freya Stark
A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring: there shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, and drinking largely sobers us again.
Alexander Pope, An essay on Criticism
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Bill Gates, Business @ The Speed of Thought
Advertising is like learning - - A little is a dangerous thing.
P Barnum
Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Abigail Adams
One thing is clear to me. You cant know everything youd like to know. You cant do everything youd like to do. You cant read everything youd like to read. You must hold onto some things and let go of others. Learning to make that choice is one of the big lessons of this life.
Real Live Preache
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leoardo da Vinci
Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
Teaching is more difficult than learning because what teaching calls for is this: to let learn. The real teacher, in fact, lets nothing else be learned than learning. His conduct, therefore, often produces the impression that we properly learn nothing from him, if by learning we now suddenly understand merely the procurement of useful information.
Martin Heidegge
Learning is ever in the freshness of its youth, even for the old.
Aeschylus
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.
Wilma Rudolph, "Wilma: The Story of Wilma Rudolph".
Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.
W. Edwards Deming
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Hebrew Prove
The experience to be gathered from books, Though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning Whereas the experience gained from actual life, Is of the nature of wisdom And a small store of the latter Is worth vastly more than a stock of the former.
Samuel Smiles
Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
Wear your learning, like your watch, in a private pocket and do not pull it out and strike it, merely to show that you have one.
Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield
By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.
Latin Prove
As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Helen Kelle