Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can - there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.
Teachers open the door ... you enter by yourself.
We need to move beyond the idea that an education is something provided for us, and toward the idea that an education is something that we create for ourselves.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
Self-education is a continuing source of pleasure to me, for the more I know, the fuller my life is and the better I appreciate my own existence
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
Actually, all education is self-education. A teacher is only a guide, to point out the way, and no school, no matter how excellent, can give you education. What you receive is like the outlines in a child’s coloring book. You must fill in the colors yourself.
Knowledge is recognizing what you know and what you don't.
I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.
We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
I know of nothing more inspiring than that of making discoveries for ones self.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
Let every student enter the school with this advice. No matter how good the school is, his education is in his own hands. All education must be self education.
The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
Do not be embarrassed by your mistakes. Nothing can teach us better than our understanding of them. This is one of the best ways of self-education.
School is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is.
Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
You will either step forward into growth or you will step back into safety.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
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