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