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Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.


Learning never exhausts the mind.

Leonardo da Vinci

Education's responsibility is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.

Isaac Asimov

The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice.

Brian Herbert

Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can. There will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.

Sarah Caldwell

Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.

Brian Tracey

Learning is an experience. Everything else is just information.

Albert Einstein

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.

Chinese Proverb

Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.

Albert Einstein

Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom.

Oprah Winfrey

Science is organised knowledge. Wisdom is organised life.

Will Durant

You cannot open a book without learning something.


Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

Jimi Hendrix

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.


Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

Every time man makes a new experiment he always learns more. He cannot learn less.

R. Buckminster Fuller

The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.

B.B. King

Education is not preparation; education is life itself.

John Dewey

The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be ignited.


Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

W.B. Yeats

I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.

Eartha Kitt

I had six honest men. They taught me all I knew. Their names were: Where, What, When, Why, How and Who.

Rudyard Kipling

Mistakes are great, the more I make the smarter I get.

R. Buckminster Fuller

You can never be overdressed or overeducated.

Oscar Wilde

Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.


The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.


The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.

Leonardo da Vinci

You don't understand anything until you learn it more than one way.

Marvin Minsky

For the best return on your money, pour your purse into your head.

Benjamin Franklin

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.

Pablo Picasso

I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Gold has a price, but learning is priceless.

Chinese Proverb

In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

Phil Collins

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.

Will Durant

It’s taken me all my life to learn what not to play.

Dizzy Gillespie

I am still learning.

Michelangelo, age 87

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.

Henry Ford

Light up the darkness.

Bob Marley

Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

It is the art of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.


Wisdom comes not from age, but from education and learning.

Anton Chekhov

Much to learn, you still have.


The willingness to learn new skills is very high.

Angela Merkel

Education is the movement from darkness to light.

Allan Bloom

You can always become better.

Tiger Woods

We are born not to be perfect, but to learn and reflect from imperfections

Princess Ramirez

A man, though wise, should never be ashamed of learning more, and must unbend his mind.


Living is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney

All the world is my school and all humanity is my teacher.

George Whitman

You do not learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and falling over.

Richard Branson

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.

Taylor Swift

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

Mahatma Gandhi