"I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well."
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be ignited."
"For the best return on your money, pour your purse into your head."
"It’s taken me all my life to learn what not to play."
"It is the art of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit."
"We are born not to be perfect, but to learn and reflect from imperfections"
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."
"Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased."
"It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop."
"Every time man makes a new experiment he always learns more. He cannot learn less."
"You don't understand anything until you learn it more than one way."
"Education is not preparation; education is life itself."
"Learning never exhausts the mind."
"Gold has a price, but learning is priceless."
"Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it."
"Mistakes are great, the more I make the smarter I get."
"Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel."
"You cannot open a book without learning something."
"Light up the darkness."
"You do not learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and falling over."
"You can never be overdressed or overeducated."
"Education is the movement from darkness to light."
"Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can. There will always come a time when you will be grateful you did."
"Wisdom comes not from age, but from education and learning."
"I had six honest men. They taught me all I knew. Their names were: Where, What, When, Why, How and Who."
"Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is."
"The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you."
"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."
"I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma."
"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn."
"Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens."
"Much to learn, you still have."
"In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn."
"The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice."
"I am still learning."
"Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think."
"Science is organised knowledge. Wisdom is organised life."
"Education's responsibility is to replace an empty mind with an open one."
"Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom."
"Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere."
"The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet."
"I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it."
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young."
"Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself."
"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance."
"Learning is an experience. Everything else is just information."
"All the world is my school and all humanity is my teacher."
"The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding."
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."