Learning Quotes

No amount of study or learning will make a man a leader unless he has the natural qualities of one.
Archibald Wavell
Advertising is like learning - - A little is a dangerous thing.
P Barnum

Albert coombs barnes - it does not require great learning to be a...
Jean de la fontaine - let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its...
Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote.
Edward Young
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

Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
Benjamin Disraeli
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
Why waste time learning, when ignorance is instantaneous - Calvin.
Bill Watterson
By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.
Latin Prove
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, Loses the past and is dead for the future.
Euripides, Phrixus
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
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
Theodore Parke
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Prove
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".
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Albert Einstein
Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all.
Michael Masser and Linda Creed
Much learning shows how little mortals know; much wealth, how little worldings enjoy.
Edward Young
Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
A little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
Bob Edwards
Leadership and learning are indispensible to each other.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
Morris Adle
Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no after is the greatest gift a soldier can acquire.
Ernest Hemingway
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
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Jeremy Taylo
Studying literature at Harvard is like learning about women at the Mayo Clinic.
Roy Blount Jr.
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
Learning is finding out what you already know
Richard Bach
My life is the story of a man who always wants to carry too much. My spiritual quest is the painful process of learning to let go of things not essential.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, December 16, 2002
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
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
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Helen Kelle
Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote.
Edward Young, Love of Fame (satire I, l. 89)
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
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
John Dewey
Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Colin Powell
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
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