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Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner
One thing you learned as a Cubs fan: when you bought you ticket, you could bank on seeing the bottom of the ninth.
I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.
Dudley Field Malone
Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love - and to put its trust in life.
Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
In this age, which believes that there is a short cut to everything, the greatest lesson to be learned is that the most difficult way is, in the long run, the easiest.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.
I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.
Adlai E. Stevenson
I never thought about being a writer as I grew up. A writer wasn't something I wanted to be. An outfielder was something to be. Most of what I know about style I learned from Roberto Clemente.
I have learned that you can't have good advertising without a good client, that you can't keep a good client without good advertising, and no client will ever buy better advertising than he understands or has an appetite for.
I have learned that it is far easier to write a speech about good advertising than it is to write a good ad.
I have learned that any fool can write a bad ad, but that it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
I have learned to respect ideas, wherever they come from. Often they come from clients. Account executives often have big creative ideas, regardless of what some writers think.
I've just learned about his illness. Let's hope it's nothing trivial.
Irvin S. Cobb
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.
An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else.
Such is the audacity of man, that he hath learned to counterfeit Nature, yea, and is so bold as to challenge her in her work.
Pliny the Elder
All that I know I learned after I was thirty.
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
People learn something every day, and a lot of times it's that what they learned the day before was wrong.
I have learned that only two things are necessary to keep one's wife happy. First, let her think she's having her own way. And second, let her have it.
Lyndon B. Johnson
A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes.
When authorities warn you of the sinfulness of sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities.
I learned law so well, the day I graduated I sued the college, won the case, and got my tuition back.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
I never learned from a man who agreed with me.
Robert A. Heinlein
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