Book Learning Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Book Learning

#1. Learning from books and teachers is like traveling by carriage, so we are told in the Veda. But, the carriage will serve only while one is on the highroad. He who reaches the end of the highroad will leave the carriage and walk afoot. - Author: Johannes Itten
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#2. What I discovered is I don't like to repeat lead characters because one of the most pleasurable things in a book to me is learning about the lead. - Author: Alan Furst
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#3. As parents, the most important thing we can do
is read to our children early and often. Reading
is the path to success in school and life. When
children learn to love books, they learn to love
learning. - Author: Laura Bush
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#4. There is no great companion like a book. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#5. You have to want the book enough to read it. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#6. Not everything worth learning is summarized in book. Sometimes you've got to rely on instincts. - Author: Samanthe Beck
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#7. I've always been an avid reader. If I don't have a book in the car, I'll stop and pick one up just to have something to read. I don't even remember learning to read. - Author: Janis Ian
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#8. Whence is thy learning? Hath thy toil O'er books consumed the midnight oil? - Author: John Gay
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#9. I get a glimpse of the mind of many souls from their sacred books. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#10. Learning from books is so empowering - whether it be from history, a novel or a poem. When you come away from reading having learned something, you yourself are bigger. - Author: Lisa Lucas
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#11. I make personal appearances around the country. I'm starting a book tour now, and I may be coming to Toronto with the Learning Annex, which I'm doing all through the United States, so that may come up just before Christmas. - Author: Burt Ward
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#12. William Armstrong is a great teacher. He speaks truthfullyabout the discipline required for learning, and about the pleasures oforder and system in acquiring knowledge. Any reader, of any age, will enjoythis book. - Author: Jill Ker Conway
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#13. Book learning and accomplishment in the world mean nothing if you do not have compassion, Crispin. - Author: Marguerite Poland
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#14. Wisdom is not what comes from reading great books. When it comes to understanding life, experiential learning is the only worthwhile kind, everything else is hearsay. - Author: Joan Erikson
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#15. (Joan,1941) She wrote me a letter asking,"How can I read it?,Its so hard." I told her to start at the beginning and read as far as you can get until you're lost. Then start again at the beginning and keep working through until you can understand the whole book. And thats what she did - Author: Richard Feynman
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#16. Professors could silence me then; they had figures, diagrams, maps, books ... I was learning that books and diagrams can be evil things if they deaden the mind of man and make him blind or cynical before subjection of any kind. - Author: Agnes Smedley
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#17. Only for you, children of doctrine and learning, have we written this work. Examine this book, ponder the meaning we have dispersed in various places and gathered again; what we have concealed in one place we have disclosed in another, that it may be understood by your wisdom. - Author: Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa
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#18. There is no end to what we can learn. The book out there
Tells us as much, and was never written with us in mind. - Author: Mark Strand
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#19. The Bible is the greatest literature of all times. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#20. The pleasure of reading is indescribable. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#21. I haven't had a chance to pick up a good book in a long time, because I've been either reading scripts or learning them or writing them. And so, by the time the day is done, I usually just want to click on The Bachelor and fall asleep. But I gravitate toward biographies and things like that. - Author: Justin Theroux
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#22. You can make time to read for 10-20 minutes daily. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#23. Pedantry, in the common acceptation of the word, means an absurd ostentation of learning, and stiffness of phraseology, proceeding from a misguided knowledge of books and a total ignorance of men. - Author: Henry MacKenzie
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#24. You make learning fun. Like a children's book or after school special. Tell me about your ... um, Athenian women. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#25. The point, as I emphasize in the book, is not for players to become professionals, but rather to have innovative and creative ways of thinking about real problems as part of their intellectual toolkit. - Author: David Williamson Shaffer
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#26. Read a good book every day. Books help to educate the soul. The mere joy of learning something new will instill the will to live in you. - Author: Sanchita Pandey
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#27. In the pages of a book, we find greatest solitude. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#28. However much you study, you cannot know without action.
A donkey laden with books is neither an intellectual nor a wise man.
Empty of essence, what learning has he whether upon him is firewood or book? - Author: Saadi
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#29. Culturally speaking, I was raised in a Jewish household. In addition to the religious side of it, I was taught respect for books and learning and the higher professions like medicine and law and teaching. - Author: Woody Allen
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#30. Learning is good in and of itself ... the mothers of the Jewish ghettoes of the east would pour honey on a book so the children would know that learning is sweet. And the parents who settled hungry Kansas would take their children in from the fields when a teacher came. - Author: George H. W. Bush
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#31. You learned this," Kabsal said, lifting up her drawing of Jasnah, "from a book."
"Er ... yes?"
He looked back at the picture. "I need to read more. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#32. Texas Senator Ted Cruz said if elected president he would abolish the Department of Education. But not to worry. He promised to replace it with the less expensive Bureau of Book Learning. - Author: Conan O'Brien
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#33. He never sat an examination in economics: his knowledge came from pondering problems and discussing them as much as from book-learning. - Author: Richard Davenport-Hines
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#34. This is a great tool for students as the book gets right to the heart of learning how to learn and engaging your whole brain. - Author: Dominic O'Brien
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#35. I feel we don't really need scriptures. The entire life is an open book, a scripture. Read it. Learn while digging a pit or chopping some wood or cooking some food. If you can't learn from your daily activities, how are you going to understand the scriptures? (233) - Author: Swami Satchidananda
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#36. Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#37. Your spiritual teachers caution you against enquiry
tell you not to read certain books; not to listen to certain people; to beware of profane learning; to submit your reason, and to receive their doctrines for truths. Such advice renders them suspicious counsellors. - Author: Frances Wright
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#38. Children are never too young to begin the study of nature's book, and never too old to quit.

~Laura Hecox - Author: Candace Fleming
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#39. Near the end of the story, at the police station, Murin diagnoses Ordynov's illness as the sad result of "too much book learning, - Author: Robert Mann
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#40. Thanks to the comic book publishers. Batman and Captain Marvel were responsible for my learning to read at least a year before I showed up at school. They got me interested in writing. Started my first novel at about eight. The title: 'The Canals of Mars.' - Author: Jack McDevitt
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#41. Learning is not the consequence of teaching or writing, but rather of thinking ... so a playful, provocative, unclear but stimulating book could actually be more worth your money than a serious, clear book that tells you what to think but doesn't make you think. - Author: Brian D. McLaren
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#42. Okay, so it's like each of these books is a mystery. Every book is a mystery. And if you read all of the books ever written, it's like you've read one giant mystery. And no matter how much you learn, you keep on learning so much more you need to learn. - Author: Sherman Alexie
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#43. I left drama school to do 'The Book Thief' - it was a real trip going straight from school kind of right into it, but I feel like the momentum of being in school put me in a good mindset as far as going into it as a learning experience. - Author: Ben Schnetzer
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#44. I love the paradise of being between the pages of a book. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#45. For a nickel a month, Lady Jones did what whitepeople thought unnecessary if not illegal: crowded her little parlor with the colored children who had time for and interest in book learning. - Author: Toni Morrison
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#46. I saw no way out but to dive right in, to a good book. - Author: Genesis Quihuis
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#47. He had always thought of solitary diners as sad. But now that he was the solitary diner, he felt rather superior. On account of the book, mostly. Learning something while everyone else was wasting time. Like working at night. - Author: Mark Haddon
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#48. Share a book and you'll make a friend! - Author: Annie Lang
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#49. The number of books students read ... is among the best indicators of student reading development. - Author: Mike Schmoker
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#50. Upon learning of the young man's interest in a physics book, Lindemann, a number theorist, abruptly ended the interview, saying, In that case you are completely lost to mathematics. - Author: Leonard Mlodinow
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#51. I do a lot of research for my books. I can't possibly know all the things I write about and I love learning new things. I spend hours and hours doing research in books, libraries and online. [Once] I traveled to the reservation to get the settings and the flavor of the place down right. - Author: Linda Conrad
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#52. Yet this book is to prove that no matter how you travel, how 'successful' your tour, or foreshortened, you always learn something and learn to change your thoughts. - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#53. Relationships are like a book, in that they are for learning. - Author: Marshall Sylver
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#54. If every book was judged by its cover, very few would be read; education would be limited, and fewer movies would be made. - Author: Ellen J. Barrier
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#55. To be a photographer, one must photograph. No amount of book learning, no checklist of seminars attended, can substitute for the simple act of making pictures. - Author: Harry Callahan
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#56. Ignorance must be prosecuted when arrested. The only way for its arrest is by information and the only way for prosecution is through reading and learning of new things. - Author: Israelmore Ayivor
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#57. Under the pretext of study we spent our hours in the happiness of love, and learning held out to us the secret opportunities that our passion craved. Our speech was more of love than of the books which lay open before us; our kisses far outnumbered our reasoned words. - Author: Peter Abelard
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#58. There are so many books to read. What a paradise! - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#59. I leaf through books, I do not study them. What I retain of them is something I no longer recognize as anyone else's. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#60. Each store will fulfil some of your needs, but no individual store can meet all of your needs. Learning how to set realistic expectations now and in future relationships requires you to examine each of the existing stores to see what they can offer. - Author: Janet Crain
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#61. The book, the idea of a book or the image of a book, is a symbol of learning, of transmitting knowledge.. I make my own books to find my way through the old stories. - Author: Anselm Kiefer
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#62. Rose turned to me. "Did she just speak to him in Spanish?" "Yeah," I said. "She only speaks to him in Spanish, actually. It was in some parenting book she read about kids learning a second language. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#63. Book - Learning : The dunce's derisive term for all knowledge that transcends his own impertinent ignorance. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#64. I love memoirs and biographies, learning about other people's lives. Two of the ones that I loved so much were actually edited by the same person who edited my book, too. I loved 'Angela's Ashes.' I loved 'Glass Castle' so much. - Author: Isabel Gillies
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#65. We ought to read daily. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#66. I dream of a house full of books. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#67. Self-discovery means learning to live free! - Author: Tae Yun Kim
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#68. A love of books, of holding a book, turning its pages, looking at its pictures, and living its fascinating stories goes hand-in-hand with a love of learning. - Author: Laura Bush
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#69. It was disconcerting for the novel to seem so different when I re-read it. Of course we are a different person each time we open a book to read it again; we can never really experience it in the same way, just as we can never step into the same stream twice. - Author: Ramona Koval
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#70. None of what I know is out of books ... I prefer tactual learning. Touching, on the quick of the sore nail, of present, mobile life. To toy, to gnaw, to tear: at the living element of pain. Like at a living drumstick. - Author: Caitlin Thomas
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#71. For me, books have been a life-long resource-to learning, laughter, solace, excitement, inspiration. At your library, the world awaits you, free for the asking. - Author: Lady Bird Johnson
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#72. At the moment, if you asked me, I would say that this book is about keeping the heart of flesh in a world that wants to put in a heart of stone; and about how, regardless of the accusations regularly flung at them from all quarters, learning and literature can help their adherents accomplish that. - Author: Pamela Dean
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#73. The advice of a scholar, whose piles of learning were set on fire by imagination, is never to be forgotten. Proportion an hour's reflection to an hour's reading, and so dispirit the book into the student. - Author: Robert Aris Willmott
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#74. People leave imprints on our lives, shaping who we become in much the same way that a symbol is pressed into the page of a book to tell you who it comes from. Dogs, however, leave paw prints on our lives and our souls, which are as unique as fingerprints in every way. - Author: Ashly Lorenzana
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#75. Prayer needs neither learning, wisdom or book knowledge to begin it. It needs nothing but heart and will. - Author: J.C. Ryle
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#76. The abuse of books kills science. Believing that we know what we have read, we believe that we can dispense with learning it. - Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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#77. I see the beatitudes of books displayed on a bookshelf. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#78. Reading makes all other learning possible. We have to get books into our children's hands early and often. - Author: Barack Obama
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#79. The point is that whatever one is trying to learn, it is necessary to have firsthand experience, rather than learning from books or from teachers or by merely conforming to an already established pattern. - Author: Chogyam Trungpa
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#80. Shall there come a day when wise men are able to unite the dreams of youth and the delights of learning as reproach brings together hearts in conflict? Shall there come a day when man's teacher is nature, and humanity is his book - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#81. I read the Steve Jobs book, and that kind of changed everything. I've been, like, an Apple geek my whole life and have always seen him as a hero. But reading the book, and learning about how he built the company, and maintaining that corporate culture and all that, I think that influenced me a lot. - Author: G-Eazy
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#82. Learning is often spoken of as if we are watching the open pages of all the books which we have ever read, and then, when occasion arises, we select the right page to read aloud to the universe. - Author: Alfred North Whitehead
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#83. My attention is constantly being caught! I'm constantly learning, constantly becoming fascinated by new things - I'm lucky that I read incredibly quickly and absorb a lot of information easily, because otherwise I don't think I'd ever get my head out of a book! - Author: Elise Andrew
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#84. Read to refresh your mind. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#85. I've bought pretty much every book ever written about the Alamo, and I talk to my friends that I've made over the past 15, 20 years. It's just a constant learning and fascinating thing for me. - Author: Phil Collins
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#86. Whenever she opened a scientific book and saw whole paragraphs of incomprehensible words and symbols, she felt a sense of wonder at the great territories of learning that lay beyond her - the sum of so many noble and purposive attempts to make objective sense of the world. - Author: Vikram Seth
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#87. In barbaric lands like the Americas, writers produced their best work before learning the craft, and nine times out of ten, their book was the strongest, as well as being, in general, the only one they wrote. - Author: Cesar Aira
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#88. I hate the idea that, when it comes to books and learning, hard is often seen as the opposite of fun. It's strange to me that we should be so quick to give up on a book or a math problem when we are so willing to grapple, for centuries if necessary, with a single level of Angry Birds. - Author: John Green
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#89. I love histories. I love learning. I love books that talk about people who made a real impact on history, because it always has to do with who they were at that time and what their personalities were like and what their strengths and weaknesses were. - Author: Glenn Close
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#90. If I have nothing but a room full of books, it is enough for me to survive life. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#91. I seek in books only to give myself pleasure by honest amusement; or if I study, I seek only the learning that treats of the knowledge of myself and instructs me in how to die well and live well. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#92. It is not the number of books you read, nor the variety of sermons you hear, but it is the frequency and earnestness with which you meditate on these things till the truth in them becomes your own and part of your being, that insures your growth. - Author: Frederick William Robertson
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#93. A book is quite a beautiful thing, even more so learning. Together, however, all they amount to is called book-learning. - Author: Franz Grillparzer
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#94. I'm writing a book and working on my one-woman show, Learning To Be Human. - Author: Shirley Knight
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#95. In many ways, it was much, much harder to get the first book contract. The hardest thing probably overall has been learning not to trust people, publicists and so forth, implicitly. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#96. I am always for getting a boy forward in his learning, for that is sure good. I would let him at first read any English book which happens to engage his attention; because you have done a great deal when you have brought him to have entertainment from a book. He'll get better books afterwards. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#97. We really learn only from those books that we cannot judge. The author of a book that we were able to judge would have to learn from us. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#98. You cannot open a book without learning something. - Author: Confucius
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#99. Humans spend more time finding ways to fight and criticize who they consider a threat than actually learning how to overcome that threat. - Author: Luis Marques
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#100. The problem is the average person isnt tuned in to lifelong learning, or going to seminars and so forth. If the information is not on television, and its not in the movies they watch, and its not in the few books that they buy, they dont get it. - Author: Jack Canfield
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