Learn & Teach Quotes Worth Reading Twice

A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer. – Bruce Lee

Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and to move forward with your life. – David Burns

Change is the end result of all true learning. – Leo Buscaglia

Each day, we must learn again how to love. –  Barbara Crooker

Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think. – Albert Einstein

Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. – Benjamin Franklin

For millions of years, mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imagination. We learned to talk and we learned to listen. Speech has allowed the communication of ideas, enabling human beings to work together to build the impossible. Mankind’s greatest achievements have come about by talking. – Stephen Hawking

Go ahead, want it all. Just learn to be happy before it arrives, or you may not notice when it does. – Mike Dooley

Healthy habits are learned in the same way as unhealthy ones, through practice. – Dr. Wayne Dyer

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it. – Pablo Picasso

I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship. – Louisa May Alcott

I firmly believe that love (of a subject or hobby) is a better teacher than a sense of duty. At least for me. – Albert Einstein  

I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teachings of my soul. – Rumi

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. – Lao Tzu

I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed. – Booker T. Washington

I have now made a habit of being prepared in all affairs of life for the worst. As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relationships with this best and truest friend of mankind that his image is not only no longer terrifying to me but is indeed very soothing and consoling, and I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness. I never lie down at night without reflecting that, young as I am, I may not live to see another day. Yet not one of all my acquaintances could say that in my company I am morose or disgruntled. For this blessing I daily thank my creator. – Johann Amadeus Mozart

I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something. – Richard P. Feynman

I would teach children music, physics and philosophy, but most importantly music because the patterns in music and all the arts are the keys to learning. – Plato

If I have learned one thing in this life, it is that God will not tie my shoes without me. – Doug Boyd

If life is viewed as a teacher, then it becomes just that. – David Hawkins

If you can’t get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you’d best teach it to dance. – George Bernard Shaw

If you end up with a boring, miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest or some talking head on television to do your shit, then you deserve it. – Frank Zappa

If you learn from defeat you haven’t really lost. – Zig Ziglar

If you want to teach people a new way of thinking, don’t bother trying to teach them. Instead, give them a tool, the use of which will lead to new ways of thinking. – Buckminster Fuller

In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer. – Albert Camus

In the true sense of the word, are we using what we’ve learned? In the true sense of the word, are we losing what we were? – Jack Johnson

It is better to know how to learn, than to know. – Theodor Geisel

It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the earth as though I had a right to be here. – James Baldwin

It’s important to live life with the experience, and therefore the knowledge, of its mystery and of your own mystery. This gives life a new radiance, a new harmony, a new splendor … You learn to recognize the positive values in what appear to be the negative moments and aspects of your life. The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure. – Joseph Campbell

I’ve learned that making a living is not the same thing as making a life. – Maya Angelou

Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn’t music. – William Stafford

Learn rules like a pro. So you can break them like an artist. – Pablo Picasso

Learn to breathe deeply. Really taste food when you eat. When you sleep, really sleep. Be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. And when you get angry, get good and angry. Be alive. You will be dead soon enough. – Ernest Hemingway

Learn to focus your decisions on your needs, not theirs. – Cialdini

Learn to wish that everything should come to pass exactly as it does. – Epictetus

Learning is critical to your success, but who you learn from makes all the difference in the world! – Kita Forever

Learning without thinking is labor lost. Thinking without learning is perilous. – Confucius

Live as you were to die tomorrow. Learn as you were to live forever. – Gandhi

Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education. – Betrand Russel

Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. – Heraclitus

My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from the plant’s point of view. – H. Fred Ale

No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite. – Nelson Mandela

Of course, you only live one life, and you make all your mistakes, and learn what not to do, and that’s the end of you. – Richard Feynman

Personally I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught. – Winston Churchill

See, there’s bravery in this world. There’s 6.5 billion people curled up like fists protesting death. But every breath we breathe has to be given back. A 9-year-old boy taught me that. – Shane Koyczan

Stop wasting time playing a role or concept. Instead, learn to actualize yourself, your potential. – Bruce Lee

‎Strange times are these in which we live when old and young are taught falsehoods in school. The person that dares to tell the truth is called at once a lunatic and fool. – Plato

Success is easy. All you have to do is learn how to use your career the same way Hendrix used his guitar. – Hugh Macleod

Talking a lot about something that bothers you is a pretty good sign you’ve got something huge and profoundly liberating to learn. – Mike Dooley

The doer alone learneth. – Friedrich Nietzsche

The illiterate of the future are not those who can’t read or write but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. – Alvin Toffler

The man who insists on seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides. – Henri-Frédéric Amiel

The minute you learn how to give is the minute you become successful. – Hugh Macleod

The universe cannot be read until we have learnt the language and become familiar with the characters in which it is written. – Galileo Galilei

The whole course of things is to teach us faith. – Emerson

The wisest and noblest teacher is nature itself. – Leonardo da Vinci

There are a number of very important irreversibles to be discovered in our universe. One of them is that every time you make an experiment you learn more. Quite literally, you cannot learn less. – Buckminster Fuller

Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils. – Hector Berlioz

To learn and not to do is really not to learn. To know and not to do is really not to know. – Stephen Covey

We all learn as much as we wish to and no more. We learn in different ways, sometimes by not learning. My way is by trial and error, by groping, stumbling, questioning. – Henry Miller

When I look back on all the crap I learned in high school, it’s a wonder I can think at all. – Paul Simon

While I thought I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die. – Leonardo Da Vino

You cannot teach a man anything. You can only help him to find it within himself. – Galileo Galilei

You don’t learn so that you can then do. That’s an anxiety reaction and an avoidance behavior. You learn by doing, or I solemnly declare, you’ll never learn at all, or worse, you’ll abandon your calling altogether. – Nick Murray

You have to learn to ignore your fear. Without the will to believe in yourself, nothing good can happen.- Hilma af Klint

You have to resign yourself to wasting lots of trees before you write anything really good. That’s just how it is. It’s like learning an instrument. You’ve got to be prepared for hitting wrong notes occasionally, or quite a lot. That’s just part of the learning process. – J.K. Rowling

You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly. – Rumi

You will learn more in ten days of agony than in ten years of contentment. Pain can be your greatest teacher. – Debbie Ford

You’ve got to learn to leave the table when love’s no longer being served. – Nina Simone

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