Quotes in learning

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.


Seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them.

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Learning is not doing; it is reflecting on doing.


Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?

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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.


We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.

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Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.


Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.

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We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.


Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.

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