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