Quotes by learn
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Ancient Greek comic playwright 446BC-386BC
A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.
American industrialist 1863-1947
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
German mystic 1260-1326 AD
A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
English statesman 1874-1965
All men make mistakes, but only wise men learn from their mistakes.
American Boxer 1942-
Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
British science-fiction writer 1952-
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
American author and cartoonist 1933-
If you can’t learn to do it well, learn to enjoy doing it badly.
American humorist, criticus 1889-1945
A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down.
A lot of the problems teenagers go through, it's better for them to go through them on their own. If you always have a crutch, you don't learn anything.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be infinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
Being ignorant is not so much a shame as being unwilling to learn.
Conversations cease when we learn to discover the joys of internalization.Source: Thought at Sunrise (2007)