learning quotes

When I first went to 'National Geographic,' I thought I was the least qualified person to step through the doors. But because of my parents and the culture of continual learning they imposed on us, I later came to believe I was the most qualified person who ever worked there.Sam Abell

It's not like learning how to hit a curve ball in baseball.Floyd Abrams

What I'm still grappling with and learning how to do is to be looking and thinking cinematically, having come from television.J. J. Abrams

I enjoyed reading and learning at school, and at university I enjoyed extending my reading and learning. Once I left Cambridge, I went to Yale as a fellow. I spent two years there. After that, George Gale made me literary editor of 'The Spectator.'Peter Ackroyd

Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.Douglas Adams

The knack of flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.Douglas Adams

Irregularity and want of method are only supportable in men of great learning or genius, who are often too full to be exact, and therefore they choose to throw down their pearls in heaps before the reader, rather than be at the pains of stringing them.Joseph Addison

Few are there that will leave the secure seclusion of the scholar's life, the peaceful walks of literature and learning, to stand out a target for the criticism of unkind and hostile minds.Felix Adler

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.Mortimer Adler

Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.Aeschylus

I've finally learnt how to say, 'No comment'. To appear in the tabloids is a real learning curve and a steep one at that. You had better learn quick or you get burnt.Ben Affleck

There is a huge value in learning with instant feedback.Anant Agarwal

I think we can question whether degrees are antediluvian. Online learning has flexibility. Why not master courses in energy, writing, communications, and engineering and get a credential?Anant Agarwal

The online credential, the online certificate is very different from an on campus certificate. And we really believe that online learning and the EdX platform and the EdX portal, these are ways in which - you can think of them as a rising tide that's going to lift all boats whether for students worldwide or on our campuses.Anant Agarwal

Tennis was always sort of a - a learning. It was a vehicle for me to discover a lot about myself. And the things that I sort of discovered at times I not only didn't want to see it for myself but I certainly didn't want millions of people to see it.Andre Agassi

And the thing about me is, I have a lot of mellow songs, because they're the easiest for me to write. I wanted to try to make some more upbeat songs, so, I ended up gravitating toward writing songs with friends, which was a great learning process, and also we came up with great songs. Those are the songs that came out the most naturally.Priscilla Ahn

As I got older, I really got into Tupac's poetry, his books and just learning about his life and what he was into.Jhene Aiko

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

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.Louisa May Alcott

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