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Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
- Abigail Adams
Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked.
- Lord Chesterfield
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
- Confucius The Confucian Analects
Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.
- W. Edwards Deming
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, Loses the past and is dead for the future.
- Euripides Phrixus
Much learning does not teach understanding.
- Heraclitus On the Universe
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
That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way.
- Doris Lessing
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
- George Santayana
Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning.
The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
- Eugene S. Wilson