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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Learning:

It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
~ Attributed to Harry S. Truman.

Learn as much as you can while you are young, since life becomes too busy later.
~ Dana Stewart Scott.

Learning is a lifetime process, but there comes a time when we must stop adding and start updating.
~ Robert Brault.

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived notion, follow humbly wherever and whatever abysses nature leads, or you will learn nothing.
~ Thomas Huxley.

Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
~ Alexander Pope.

That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way.
~ Doris Lessing.

The best of my education has come from the public library... my tuition fee is a bus fare and once in a while, five cents a day for an overdue book. You don't need to know very much to start with, if you know the way to the public library.
~ Lesley Conger.

The best way to learn to be a lady is to see how other ladies do it.
~ Mae West.

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
~ Alvin Toffler.

The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.
~ John Lubbock.

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
~ Chinese Proverb.

Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back.
~ Chinese Proverb.

The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
~ Mohammed.

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

The man who is too old to learn was probably always too old to learn.
~ Henry S. Haskins.

The pupil can only educate himself. Teachers are the custodians of apparatus upon which he himself must turn and twist to acquire the excellencies that distinguish the better from the poorer of God's vessels.
~ Martin H. Fischer.

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
~ Mortimer Adler.

There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.
~ Willa Cather.

The minute that you're not learning I believe you're dead.
~ Jack Nicholson.

The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
~ Antisthenes.

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