Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living. That's one thing about a little education. It spoils you for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living.
Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
Education is the transmission of civilization.
Education is all a matter of building bridges.
Change is the end result of all true learning.
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.
A. A. Milne
An educated people can be easily governed.
Frederick The Great
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
Robert M. Hutchins
Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Michel de Montaigne
It is always in season for old men to learn.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The willingness to learn new skills is very high.
I would like to learn, or remember, how to live.
The only real failure in life is one not learned from.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
It has been said that 80% of what people learn is visual.
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
True, a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance.
Abigail Van Buren
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
You can educate yourself right out of a relationship with God.
Tammy Faye Bakker
I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
Every educated person is a future enemy.
I learned more stuff in church than I did in the world.
To the extent that we are all educated and informed, we will be more equipped to deal with the gut issues that tend to divide us.
Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg
It is only as we develop others that we permanently succeed.
Harvey S. Firestone
The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have sacrificed his life.
Learn to think continentally.
To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil's soul. To Miss Mackay it is a putting in of something that is not there, and that is not what I call education. I call it intrusion.
If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else.
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