Learning Quotes

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
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
Lucius annaeus seneca - as long as you live, keep learning how to live....
John f. kennedy - liberty without learning is always in peril...
Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.
W. Edwards Deming
Much learning shows how little mortals know; much wealth, how little worldings enjoy.
Edward Young
Leadership and learning are indispensible to each other.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
He not only overflowed with learning, he stood in the slop.
Sydney Smith
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
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
There is more learning in the question itself than the answer.
Andrew Weremy
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Abigail Adams, 1780
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
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Prove
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Jean de La Fontaine
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
Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.
Alfred Edward Perlman
Learning builds daily accumulation, but the practice 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.
Tao te Ching, 48. Lao - Tzu
Health is worth more than learning.
Thomas Jefferson, letter to his cousin John Garland Jefferson, June 11, 1790
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
If we can dispel the delusion that learning about computers should be an activity of fiddling with array indexes and worrying whether X is an integer or a real number, we can begin to focus on programming as a source of ideas.
Harold Abelson
Life is like playing the violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain to show them we love them not when we feel like it, but when they do.
Nan Fairbrothe
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
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
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
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 little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
Bob Edwards
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
Your work is first, learning is first, winning is everything because without it there is nothing.
Orson Scott Card
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Colin Powell
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience.
Lawrence Peter Berra
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
Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you thought of them that instant.
Glenda Jackson
Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all.
Michael Masser and Linda Creed
With just enough of learning to misquote.
Lord Byron
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
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
By learning to obey, you will know how to command.
Italian Prove