Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.
Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led.
Knowledge planted in truth grows in truth. Strength born of peace loses nothing to hate.
Self-education is lifelong curiosity.
Passion for knowledge, motivation for continuous learning.
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
All I have learned, I learned from books.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
I read my eyes out and can't read half enough...the more one reads the more one sees we have to read.
You'll never know everything about anything, especially something you love.
There are few things more pathetic than those who have lost their curiosity and sense of adventure, and who no longer care to learn.
What we ought to know we never be taught in the classroom.