Learning Quotes

Learning is finding out what you already know, Doing is demonstrating that you know it, Teaching is reminding others that they know it as well as you do. We are all learners, doers, and teachers.
Richard Bach
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
Plato

Eugene s. wilson - only the curious will learn and only the resolute...
Edward gibbon - unprovided with original learning, unformed in...
Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked.
Lord Chesterfield
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Jean de La Fontaine

He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
Sydney Smith
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, Loses the past and is dead for the future.
Euripides, Phrixus
Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.
Stephen Vizinczey
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
B. B. King
The man whose acquisitions stick is the man who is always achieving and advancing whilst his neighbors, spending most of their time in relearning what they once knew but have forgotten, simply hold their own.
William James
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Albert Einstein
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning, and yearning.
Christopher Morley
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
John F. Kennedy, speech prepared for delivery in Dallas the day of his assassination, November 22, 1963
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
One of the things about being a grown - Up is learning how to act right even when you feel wrong.
Sean Stewart, Perfect Circle, 2004
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott
The great lawyer who employs his talent and his learning in the highly emunerative task of enabling a very wealthy client to override or circumvent the law is doing all that in him lies to encourage the growth in the country of a spirit of dumb anger against all laws and of disbelief in their efficacy.
Theodore Roosevelt
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Helen Kelle
Learning is finding out what you already know
Richard Bach
Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
Chinese Prove
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
Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
Umberto Eco
Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
William Arthur Ward
It was an initiation into the love of learning, of learning how to learn, that was revealed to me by my BLS masters as a matter of interdisciplinary cognition - That is, learning to know something by its relation to something else.
Leonard Bernstein
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
If we wish to know the force of human genius we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning we may study his commentators.
William Hazlitt
The process of learning requires not only hearing and applying but also forgetting and then remembering again.
John Gray, Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leoardo da Vinci
How vain is learning unless intelligence go with it.
Stobaeus
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
John Jay Chapman
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to do without, and to depart.
John Morley
As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 2 or 8. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Moshe Arens
Studying literature at Harvard is like learning about women at the Mayo Clinic.
Roy Blount Jr.
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott