Learning

 

“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” ~~   Groucho Marx

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“You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you’re finished, you’ll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird… So let’s look at the bird and see what it’s doing — that’s what counts. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” ~~ Richard Feynman


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“Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon or star.” ~~   Confucius

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“I have discovered few learning disabled students in my three decades of teaching. I have, however, discovered many, many victims of teaching inabilities.” ~~ Marva Collins


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“Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.” ~~ B. F. Skinner

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“Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.” ~~ Samuel Johnson


 

“One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.”~~   A. A. Milne

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“He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.” ~~ Joseph Joubert

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“When they tell you to grow up, they mean stop growing.” ~~   Pablo Picasso

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“The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.” ~~ Anatole France

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