Learning Quotes

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

Robert j. sawyer,
Clay p. bedford - you can teach a student a lesson for a day but if...
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
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

To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Jeremy Taylo
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 is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
Chinese Prove
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
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
Learning without thought is labor lost thought without learning is perilous.
Confucius
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
No man is wiser for his learning, wit and wisdom are born with a man.
John Selden
It is in learning music that many youthful hearts learn to love.
Ricard
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Abigail Adams, 1780
More important than learning how to recall things is finding ways to forget things that are cluttering the mind.
James Waddell Alexander, II
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
It takes ten pounds of common sense to carry one pound of learning.
Persian Prove
Liberty without learning is always in peril learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. Kennedy
Why waste time learning, when ignorance is instantaneous - Calvin.
Bill Watterson
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
Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all.
Michael Masser and Linda Creed
Learning is ever in the freshness of its youth, even for the old.
Aeschylus
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
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
We must expect to fail... but fail in a learning posture, determined no to repeat the mistakes, and to maximize the benefits from what is learned in the process.
Ted W. Engstrom
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
Fred Astaire
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
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
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
John Dewey
By learning to obey, you will know how to command.
Italian Prove
With just enough of learning to misquote.
Lord Byron
Studying literature at Harvard is like learning about women at the Mayo Clinic.
Roy Blount Jr.
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
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
Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
William Arthur Ward
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
Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
Eugene S. Wilson
Much learning shows how little mortals know; much wealth, how little worldings enjoy.
Edward Young