10 Quotes on Learning from Wiser Minds than Mine.

Via on Jun 23, 2012
Photo: Jana van der Watt on Pinterest

The more you learn…the more you realize how little you know.

I hope to learn something new every day. So far today I’ve learned that Bard Rock chickens are hardy and like New England winters, in the Nicobar Islands, coconuts are used as currency and the largest international sperm bank doesn’t allow red headed donors (thanks, Reddit).

Learning isn’t a part of life. Learning is life:

1. “I regret that it takes a life to learn how to live.”

~ Jonathan Safran Foer

2. “A learning experience is one of those
things that says, ‘You know that thing you just did? Don’t do that.”

~ Douglas Adams

3. “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

4. “You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.”

~ Dr. Seuss

5. “When you learn, teach, when you get, give.”

~ Maya Angelou

6. “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”

~ Ben Franklin

7. “People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves.”

~ Paulo Coelho

8. “The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.”

~ Michel Legrand

9. “Personally, I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.”

~ Winston Churchill

10. “Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”

~ Albert Einstein.

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