Learning Quotes

It does not require great learning to be a Christian and be convinced of the truth of the Bible. It requires only an honest heart and a willingness to obey God.
Albert Coombs Barnes
No amount of study or learning will make a man a leader unless he has the natural qualities of one.
Archibald Wavell

Glenda jackson - acting is not about dressing up. acting is about...
Martina horner, president of radcliffe college - what is important is to keep learning, to enjoy...
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.
Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000

Health is worth more than learning.
Thomas Jefferson, letter to his cousin John Garland Jefferson, June 11, 1790
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott
Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all.
Michael Masser and Linda Creed
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Hebrew Prove
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship.
Louisa May Alcott
It takes ten pounds of common sense to carry one pound of learning.
Persian Prove
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
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
Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.
Alfred Edward Perlman
As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
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
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Jiddu Krishnamurti
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.
George Bernard Shaw
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
Plato
With just enough of learning to misquote.
Lord Byron
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
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Jean de La Fontaine
Much learning shows how little mortals know; much wealth, how little worldings enjoy.
Edward Young
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
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
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance.... Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
Denis Watley
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience.
Lawrence Peter Berra
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
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 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 is not compulsory... neither is survival.
W. Edwards Deming
He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
Sydney Smith
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 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
Everyone who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
Oscar Wilde
Liberty without learning is always in peril; learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. Kennedy