This is the second in daily series of posts collecting wisdom from others on different subjects. Today’s theme is the value of learning. What can we learn, just by our own research? Learning happens in the classroom, but I almost wonder if more learning doesn’t happen in the midst of everyday things.
What do you think? Here’s what other people have said about the value of learning.
“The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.” — Albert Einstein (source: zenhabits)
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” — Mahatma Gandhi (source: Goodreads)
“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.” — Socrates (source: Goodreads)
“Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world’s work, and the power to appreciate life.” — Brigham Young (source: Goodreads)
“He who asks a question is a fool for a minute; he who does not remains a fool forever.” — Chinese Proverb (source: About.com Quotations)
“Learning never exhausts the mind.” — Leonardo da Vinci (source: Goodreads)
“The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you.” — B.B. King (source: Goodreads)
“I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.” — Natalie Portman (source: Goodreads)
“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.” — Albert Einstein (source: Goodreads)
What is the value of learning for you? What environments help you to learn things easily? Tell me in the comments.