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  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
    Confucius
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    To be fond of learning is near to wisdom; to practice with vigor is near to benevolence; and to be conscious of shame is near to fortitude. He who knows these three things
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
  • Brad Henry
    Brad Henry
    American lawyer and politician 1963-
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    A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    All learning has an emotional base.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Irregularity and want of method are only supportable in men of great learning or genius, who are often too full to be exact, and therefore they choose to throw down their pearls in heaps before the reader, rather than be at the pains of stringing them.
  • Carl Friedrich Gauss
    Carl Friedrich Gauss
    German mathematician and physicist 1777-1855
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    It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment.
  • Novalis
    Novalis
    German poet, writer 1772-1801
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    Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Learning without thought is labor lost. Thought without learning is perilous.
  • Lillian Smith
    Lillian Smith
    American writer 1897-1966
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    When you stop learning, stop listening, stop looking and asking questions, always new questions, then it is time to die.
  • Leonardo Da Vinci
    Leonardo Da Vinci
    Italian painter, inventor and musician 1452-1519
    Leonardo Da Vinci
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    While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
    Lyndon B. Johnson
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    You aren't learning anything when you're talking.
  • Bob Edwards
    Bob Edwards
    American broadcast journalist
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    A little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a little is as much as our biggest heads can hold.
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