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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Learning:

A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.
~ Chinese Proverb.

A student can win twelve letters at a university without learning how to write one.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes.

All the world is a laboratory to the inquiring mind.
~ Martin H. Fischer.

Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will.
~ Vernon Howard.

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.
~ Henry Ford.

Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.
~ Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
~ Abbé Dimnet.

Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.
~ Mark Twain Quotes.

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.
~ Thomas Szasz.

Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study. Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.
~ Henry L. Doherty.

Give me a fruitful error any time, full of seeds, bursting with its own corrections. You can keep your sterile truth for yourself.
~ Vilfredo Pareto.

His studies were pursued but never effectually overtaken.
~ H.G. Wells Quotes.

I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.
~ Winston Churchill Quotes.

I am defeated, and know it, if I meet any human being from whom I find myself unable to learn anything.
~ George Herbert Palmer.

I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.
~ Eartha Kitt.

I am what the librarians have made me with a little assistance from a professor of Greek and a few poets.
~ Bernard Keble Sandwell.

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes.

I find four great classes of students: The dumb who stay dumb. The dumb who become wise. The wise who go dumb. The wise who remain wise.
~ Martin H. Fischer.

I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.
~ Dudley Field Malone.

I learned early on that I could get a lot of attention by singing and writing little songs, so it was like throwing nuts to a monkey... I just couldn't get enough.
~ Dolly Parton Quotes.

If the past cannot teach the present and the father cannot teach the son, then history need not have bothered to go on, and the world has wasted a great deal of time.
~ Russell Hoban.

In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled.
~ Paul Eldridge.

In the writing process, the more the story cooks, the better. The brain works for you even when you are at rest. I find dreams particularly useful... You can only learn to be a better writer by actually writing.
~ Doris Lessing Quotes.

It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
~ Jacob Bronowski.

It is not hard to learn more. What is hard is to unlearn when you discover yourself wrong.
~ Martin H. Fischer.

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