For me, learning is a continuous process and an all-inclusive one – reading a book, learning a musical instrument or learning the martial art called taekwondo. Teach myself something new – that’s my prayer.
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
When you come from a big family, you see that, growing up, you’re learning how to share. Your sisters have got your back; you’re not alone in this – ‘We all support you!’ Your family provides that; it gives you a sense of safety, and it’s a very grounding feeling.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.
People aren’t born strong. People grow stronger little by little, encountering difficult situations, learning not to run from them.
The things that have been most valuable to me I did not learn in school.
Everything is a learning lesson, good and bad, so I am happy with the way things are, and I learned from everything negative. I am in a great space now, so I wouldn’t change a thing!
The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history.
There’s always failure. And there’s always disappointment. And there’s always loss. But the secret is learning from the loss, and realizing that none of those holes are vacuums.
Everything is a learning process: any time you fall over, it’s just teaching you to stand up the next time.
Next year, I hope there will be even more parties, lots of holidays and just having a good time, really. Plus wing-walking, air shows and learning to fly, as they are all things I want to do. I won’t be restricted by age.
I’m learning to accept myself. I’m still in the process of learning to love who I am. And it’s been really refreshing and really nice to be able to do that and be okay. I think my fans have brought that out in me.
Standardized testing is at cross purposes with many of the most important purposes of public education. It doesn’t measure big-picture learning, critical thinking, perseverance, problem solving, creativity or curiosity, yet those are the qualities great teaching brings out in a student.
Learning networking basics is only a gateway to career growth and exploration.
My life path has been a blessing and a great learning experience. Skateboarding is my passion and I don’t see that changing. When I’m not skating, I love to surf. I’m open to the new experiences and opportunities.
Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
I’m most proud of the blessings that God has bestowed upon me, in my life. He’s given me the vision to truly see that you can fall down, but you can still get back up. Hopefully I’ll learn from my mistakes and have the opportunity to strengthen and improve the next thing I do.
I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask questions.
High school is what kind of grows you into the person you are. I have great memories, good and bad, some learning experiences and some that I’ll take with me the rest of my life.
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
Every industrial revolution brings along a learning revolution.
I think the big mistake in schools is trying to teach children anything, and by using fear as the basic motivation. Fear of getting failing grades, fear of not staying with your class, etc. Interest can produce learning on a scale compared to fear as a nuclear explosion to a firecracker.
My advice to an aspiring actor would be to never stop learning or working for what you want. Nothing comes easy, ever, if you want something, you have to work for it. By working for it I mean work on your craft, learn from people who have something to teach. It’s just like anything else, practice makes perfect.
In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a way of learning from difficult times, becoming stronger, wiser and happier as a result.
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Being transgender isn’t a medical transition. It’s a process of learning to love yourself for who you are.
I’ve been a cook all my life, but I am still learning to be a good chef. I’m always learning new techniques and improving beyond my own knowledge because there is always something new to learn and new horizons to discover.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
My goal in the classroom was always to make sure they were having so much fun that they didn’t realize they were learning.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg didn’t finish college. Too much emphasis is placed on formal education – I told my children not to worry about their grades but to enjoy learning.
Life isn’t about algebra and geometry. Learning by making mistakes and not duplicating them is what life is about.
A man only learns in two ways, one by reading, and the other by association with smarter people.
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.
Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer.
Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
We learned about honesty and integrity – that the truth matters… that you don’t take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules… and success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
I am learning the importance of living in the moment.
Learning and innovation go hand in hand. The arrogance of success is to think that what you did yesterday will be sufficient for tomorrow.
As long as I’m learning something, I figure I’m OK – it’s a decent day.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
I’d rather learn from one bird how to sing than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance.
I am still learning.
As you get older, you grow and mature, and that should never stop. As soon as you stop growing, you’re done living. I’ll always be growing, forever learning, forever taking in advice from people I deeply respect.
A child’s learning is a function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Dad wouldn’t let me fool with his guitar much, because I’m left-handed, and I’d pick it up upside down. But I remember learning to sing ‘Paper Doll,’ the Mills Brothers song – this was during the war – and I remember my dad taking me down to one of those little record booths where you could make spoken letters to send home.
Learning something new is a fabulous way to be refreshed. When work can grind you down, something about learning a new activity thrills the soul. It reminds you that the world is bigger than your desk and your to-do list.
In youth we learn; in age we understand.
There are two ways to extend a business. Take inventory of what you’re good at and extend out from your skills. Or determine what your customers need and work backward, even if it requires learning new skills. Kindle is an example of working backward.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
In university they don’t tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools.
I sat staring, staring, staring – half lost, learning a new language or rather the same language in a different dialect. So still were the big woods where I sat, sound might not yet have been born.
I’m always interested in learning something new.
We learn by practice. Whether it means to learn to dance by practicing dancing or to learn to live by practicing living, the principles are the same. One becomes in some area an athlete of God.
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they’re necessary to reach the places we’ve chosen to go.
Growing up in a group home, and with an undiagnosed learning disability to boot, the odds of success were not on my side. But when I joined the high school football team, I learned the value of discipline, focus, persistence, and teamwork – all skills that have proven vital to my career as a C.E.O. and social entrepreneur.
Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.
The ultimate lesson all of us have to learn is unconditional love, which includes not only others but ourselves as well.
Losers live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the present toward the future.
You aren’t learning anything when you’re talking.
I am a candid interview and I have a dark and dry sense of humor – a very Canadian sense of humor and I am only learning now stupidly that you can’t read tongue. When I say something funny in a newspaper and I meant it to be funny, it doesn’t read that way.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.
Never become so much of an expert that you stop gaining expertise. View life as a continuous learning experience.
Life is all about evolution. What looks like a mistake to others has been a milestone in my life. Even if people have betrayed me, even if my heart was broken, even if people misunderstood or judged me, I have learned from these incidents. We are human and we make mistakes, but learning from them is what makes the difference.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.
It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment.
Our education system is increasingly embracing a black-and-white way of thinking, in which ‘learning’ and ‘play’ are diametrically opposed. ‘Learning’ is the serious stuff that happens inside a classroom and can be measured via multiple choice questions and a No. 2 pencil. ‘Play’ is frivolous, fun, and worst of all, optional.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
The best thing we can do with rejection is to make it a learning experience – rejection is a great teacher.
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
I didn’t get trained by the school system like other kids, and when I did concentrate on learning, my mind was cluttered and locked by the programming of the system.
I had already been making music for my whole high school life, and ’10 Day,’ which took me a whole year to finish, was about working with a lot of different producers and learning all of the aspects about being a rapper, from shows to recording to studio etiquette to marketing.
Learning should be engaging. Testing should not be the be all and end all. All students should have a broad curriculum that includes the arts and enrichment. Students should have opportunities to work in teams and engage in project-based learning. And student and family well-being should be front and center.
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.
As long as you live, keep learning how to live.
One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.
Why don’t they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as well as prohibition did, in five years Americans would be the smartest race of people on Earth.
Waiting is a period of learning. The longer we wait, the more we hear about him for whom we are waiting.
Live a life full of humility, gratitude, intellectual curiosity, and never stop learning.
I’m a very strong believer in listening and learning from others.
For those of us learning the way to financial serenity and solvency, the envelope system teaches prudence, patience, and perseverance. You can only spend what you have.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
It’s something that is very comforting. Just the process of them moving throughout their stages of early childhood. Learning to walk, learning to talk. Reaching out for you for the first hug, telling you they love you.
Rich people without wisdom and learning are but sheep with golden fleeces.
Books have led some to learning and others to madness.
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
When you stop learning, stop listening, stop looking and asking questions, always new questions, then it is time to die.
The real test of a musician is live performance. It’s one thing to spend a long time learning how to play well in the studio, but to do it in front of people is what keeps me coming back to touring.
Artificial intelligence is just a new tool, one that can be used for good and for bad purposes and one that comes with new dangers and downsides as well. We know already that although machine learning has huge potential, data sets with ingrained biases will produce biased results – garbage in, garbage out.
Lessons didn’t really work out for me, so I went to the old school, listening to records and learning what I wanted to learn.
Life is about learning; when you stop learning, you die.
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.
Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
The individualization of learning fundamentally redefines the role of assessment.
The life ahead can only be glorious if you learn to live in total harmony with the Lord.
Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
You cannot open a book without learning something.
I made decisions that I regret, and I took them as learning experiences… I’m human, not perfect, like anybody else.
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
Life isn’t fair. It’s true, and you still have to deal with it. Whining about it rarely levels the playing field, but learning to rise above it is the ultimate reward.
You’re never too old to start learning, and you’re never too young to aim high and achieve great things.
Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.
Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.
A happy life is one spent in learning, earning, and yearning.
Every outing is a learning experience.
I’m not saying that putting on makeup will change the world or even your life, but it can be a first step in learning things about yourself you may never have discovered otherwise. At worst, you could make a big mess and have a good laugh.
The unsuccessful person is burdened by learning, and prefers to walk down familiar paths. Their distaste for learning stunts their growth and limits their influence.
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.
What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning.
Most experts and great leaders agree that leaders are made, not born, and that they are made through their own drive for learning and self-improvement.
Art in the classroom not only spurs creativity, it also inspires learning.
I had learning problems when I was in elementary school, and didn’t really start to read well until high school. I never read any of the middle grade classics that were popular when I was young – ‘Harriet the Spy’, ‘Charlotte’s Web’, ‘The Witch of Blackbird Pond’, ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’.
Learning happens in the minds and souls, not in the databases of multiple-choice tests.
I really believe I’ve been a good person. Not perfect – forget about perfect – but just learning by what I was taught and living by my own values. I might have stepped on a few ants – and a few other things as well – but I’ve never hurt anybody.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
I don’t think human beings learn anything without desperation. Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything or creating anything. Period. If you ain’t desperate at some point, you ain’t interesting.
Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us – and those around us – more effectively. Look for the learning.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Part of being a man is learning to take responsibility for your successes and for your failures. You can’t go blaming others or being jealous. Seeing somebody else’s success as your failure is a cancerous way to live.
The five stages – denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance – are a part of the framework that makes up our learning to live with the one we lost. They are tools to help us frame and identify what we may be feeling. But they are not stops on some linear timeline in grief.
It’s great to reminisce about good memories of my past. It was enjoyable when it was today. So learning to enjoy today has two benefits: it gives me happiness right now, and it becomes a good memory later.
There is an amazing power getting to know your inner self and learning how to use it and not fight with the world. If you know what makes you happy, your personality, interests and capabilities, just use them, and everything else flows beautifully.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
Being a part of the action is just incredible. I loved doing stunt stuff. I loved learning to ride.
I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
I am fiercely loyal and over-possessive, but I am learning to control my being possessive. I have become quite mature, though not as much as I would like to be, but have still improved tremendously. I can’t hide my feelings, and it takes a lot of effort to be closed about things I feel for.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Knowing yourself, and learning to love yourself as you are, is the beginning of beauty. I think the most important thing is to show off what’s most beautiful about you and to hide what’s less beautiful.
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
Google is my best friend and my worst enemy. It’s fabulous for research, but then it becomes addictive. I’ll have a character eating an orange, and next thing I’m Googling types of oranges, I’m visiting chat rooms about oranges, I’m learning the history of the orange.
Your happiness is at the intersection of your passions and learning from great people.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
Learning lessons is a little like reaching maturity. You’re not suddenly more happy, wealthy, or powerful, but you understand the world around you better, and you’re at peace with yourself. Learning life’s lessons is not about making your life perfect, but about seeing life as it was meant to be.
A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard.
So many people have touched my heart and made an impact on my world. I’m thankful for every lesson and learning experience.
Collaboration is important not just because it’s a better way to learn. The spirit of collaboration is penetrating every institution and all of our lives. So learning to collaborate is part of equipping yourself for effectiveness, problem solving, innovation and life-long learning in an ever-changing networked economy.
Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.
Failure is a great teacher, and I think when you make mistakes and you recover from them and you treat them as valuable learning experiences, then you’ve got something to share.
Change is the end result of all true learning.
Patience is a virtue, and I’m learning patience. It’s a tough lesson.
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.
We respect our elders. There is wisdom that comes from experience, and I am not going to stop learning from wise counsel.
The laptop brings back a more seamless kind of learning.
I see travelling as a great learning process, and my biggest dream is to travel the world.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you’re in control of your life. If you don’t, life controls you.
With every book, you go back to school. You become a student. You become an investigative reporter. You spend a little time learning what it’s like to live in someone else’s shoes.
No one ever said learning was to be easy, but it’s part of the process of evolving as a human being, and we all have to go through it. When I look back, I see that each difficult time brought an important lesson. And I prefer to look at it with gratitude because I wouldn’t be who I am today if I haven’t gone through it all.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
Intelligence is what you use when you don’t know what to do: when neither innateness nor learning has prepared you for the particular situation.
One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
Research is creating new knowledge.
It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
Do your best and keep learning – that’s what I believe in.
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from.
Success in management requires learning as fast as the world is changing.
Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things.
The gateways to wisdom and learning are always open, and more and more I am choosing to walk through them. Barriers, blocks, obstacles, and problems are personal teachers giving me the opportunity to move out of the past and into the Totality of Possibilities.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
Writing in a journal reminds you of your goals and of your learning in life. It offers a place where you can hold a deliberate, thoughtful conversation with yourself.
I want to keep learning, keep exploring, keep doing more.
Many people feel so pressured by the expectations of others that it causes them to be frustrated, miserable and confused about what they should do. But there is a way to live a simple, joy-filled, peaceful life, and the key is learning how to be led by the Holy Spirit, not the traditions or expectations of man.
Start with God – the first step in learning is bowing down to God; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
Libraries allow children to ask questions about the world and find the answers. And the wonderful thing is that once a child learns to use a library, the doors to learning are always open.
Anytime you ride against the best in the world, it becomes a learning process.
I grew up in the southern United States in a city which at that time during the late ’40’s and early ’50’s was the most segregated city in the country, and in a sense learning how to oppose the status quo was a question of survival.
Learning to love my inner and outer beauty wasn’t an easy road. I still don’t always love the reflection I see in the mirror, but I have learned that my outer appearance does not define me.
As I enter a new phase of life and my circle broadens, I start learning new things.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
As I’m getting older, I’m really learning unconditional love and loyalty are extremely important.
Without pain, there would be no suffering, without suffering we would never learn from our mistakes. To make it right, pain and suffering is the key to all windows, without it, there is no way of life.
Learning should be a joy and full of excitement. It is life’s greatest adventure; it is an illustrated excursion into the minds of the noble and the learned.
One of the things I teach my children is that I have always invested in myself, and I have never stopped learning, never stopped growing.
I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
The world is the true classroom. The most rewarding and important type of learning is through experience, seeing something with our own eyes.
I’m learning a lot about myself being alone, and doing what I’m doing.
Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.
Everything I read about hitting a midlife crisis was true. I had such a struggle letting go of youthful things and learning how to exist and have enthusiasm while settling into the comfort of an older age.
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
While the laughter of joy is in full harmony with our deeper life, the laughter of amusement should be kept apart from it. The danger is too great of thus learning to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery, and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.