10 Remarkable Learning Quotes From 10 Astonishing People

July 15, 2016

We obviously care a lot about learning here at LinkedIn and Lynda.com. But we were curious who else shared our passion.

So, we searched the Internet for quotes about learning, and we found some pretty remarkable people had some remarkably eloquent things to say about it. In fact, after reading a few of their quotes, our passion for learning only increased.

Then we asked ourselves, “Why be selfish?”, and we decided to share them with you. Without further ado, here are 10 quotes on learning, by some of history’s brightest minds:

1.“My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long university education that I never had — everyday I’m learning something new.”
- Richard Branson
2. “I am always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.”
- Winston Churchill

3. “Learning never exhausts the mind.”
- Leonardo da Vinci

4. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
- Mahatma Gandhi

5. “Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.”
- Benjamin Franklin

6. “I don't love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.”
- Natalie Portman

7. “It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.”
- John Wooden

8. “Study strategy over the years and achieve the spirit of the warrior. Today is victory over yourself of yesterday; tomorrow is your victory over lesser men.”
-Miyamoto Musashi
9. “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.”
- John F. Kennedy

10. “The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.”
- B.B. King

*Images from Wikipedia Commons

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