Quotes: Learning

(failure in life takes place when we live and fail to learn; what we don't know, we can learn)

learning (adjective), more learning, most learning
1. Gaining comprehension or a mastery of anything through observations, adventures or study: While attending the university, Mildred had many learning experiences.
2. A reference to fixing in the mind or in one's memory: Frieda's learning skills have improved considerably over the years.


Great Truths That Little Children Must Learn

  1. No matter how hard you try, you can’t baptize cats.
  2. When your Mom is mad at your Dad, don’t let her brush your hair.
  3. If your sister hits you, don’t hit her back. Parents always catch the “second” person.
  4. Never ask your three-year old brother to hold a tomato.
  5. You can’t trust dogs to watch your food.
  6. Don’t sneeze when someone is cutting your hair.
  7. Never hold a Dust-Buster and a cat at the same time.
  8. You can’t hide a piece of broccoli in a glass of milk.
  9. Don’t wear polka-dot underwear under white shorts.
  10. The best place to be when you're sad is Grandma’s or Grandpa’s lap.
—Contributed with original source unknown.

People who have the combination of learning with books with the learning which comes by doing things with their hands and minds need not worry about succeeding in the world today or at any time in their lives.
—John Rayoa

There have been countless people who were reservoirs of learning, yet they never utilized and applied that learning to achieve anything beyond a "normal" existence.
—John Rayoa

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