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