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