Learning Quotes

Euripides - whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the...
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 to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
Robert Byrne
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
Samuel butle - life is like playing the violin in public and...
Christopher morley - there are three ingredients to the good life;...

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)
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Prove
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
More important than learning how to recall things is finding ways to forget things that are cluttering the mind.
James Waddell Alexander, II
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
It is in learning music that many youthful hearts learn to love.
Ricard
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
By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn.
Latin 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
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
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
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
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
Leadership and learning are indispensible to each other.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Liberty without learning is always in peril; learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. Kennedy
Learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all.
Michael Masser and Linda Creed
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
A little learning is a dangerous thing but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
Bob Edwards
By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.
Latin Prove
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Jeremy Taylo
Advertising is like learning - - A little is a dangerous thing.
P Barnum
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
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 learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
Plato
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
Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.
Lyndon B. Johnson
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
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience.
Lawrence Peter Berra
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
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
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning, and yearning.
Christopher Morley
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
No man is wiser for his learning, wit and wisdom are born with a man.
John Selden