Learning Quotes

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
Morris Adle
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

Louisa may alcott - i am not afraid of storms, for i am learning to...
Bob edwards - a little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot...
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
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning.
Author Unknown

One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Prove
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience.
Lawrence Peter Berra
By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn.
Latin Prove
Love is not a crime, denying it is. Having dreams is not a crime, not chasing them is. Making mistakes is not a crime, not learning from them is. Life is not a crime, not living it is.
Alexander Senturia
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Helen Kelle
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
B. B. King
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Henry Ford
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Abigail Adams, 1780
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
He who is afraid to ask is ashamed of learning.
Danish Prove
You can teach a student a lesson for a day but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
Clay P. Bedford
If we value independence, if we are disturbed by the growing conformity of knowledge, of values, of attitudes, which our present system induces, then we may wish to set up conditions of learning which make for uniqueness, for self - Direction, and for self - Initiated learning.
Carl R. Rogers
More important than learning how to recall things is finding ways to forget things that are cluttering the mind.
James Waddell Alexander, II
Perhaps a modern society can remain stable only by eliminating adolescence, by giving its young, from the age of ten, the skills, responsibilities, and rewards of grownups, and opportunites for action in all spheres of life. Adolescence should be a time of useful action, while book learning and scholarship should be a preoccupation of adults.
Eric Hoffe
No man is wiser for his learning, wit and wisdom are born with a man.
John Selden
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leoardo da Vinci
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
He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
Sydney Smith
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Jeremy Taylo
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
What spectacle can be more edifying or more seasonable than that of Liberty and Learning, each leaning on the other for their natural and surest support.
James Madison
Liberty without learning is always in peril learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. Kennedy
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 learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
Plato
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
It meant that New York philanthropists, New York society, would now rediscover the library. ... that learning, books, education have glamour, that self - Improvement has glamour, that hope has glamour.
Vartan Gregorian
Wit makes its own welcome, and levels all distinctions. No dignity, no learning, no force of character, can make any stand against good wit.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Letters and Social Aims: The Comic, 1876
How vain is learning unless intelligence go with it.
Stobaeus
He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.
Saadi, On the Duties of Society
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
Fred Astaire
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".
All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood.
Benjamin McLane Spock
Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
William Arthur Ward
Learning builds daily accumulation, but the prictice of Tao builds daily simplification. Simplify and simplify, until all contamination from relative, contridictory thinking is eliminated. Then one does nothing, yet nothing is left undone. One who wins the world does so by not meddling with it. One who meddles with the world loses it.
Lao - Tzu, Tao te Ching