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Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours. - John Locke

Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.

John Locke
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Creativity is contagious, pass it on. - Albert Einstein

Creativity is contagious, pass it on.

Albert Einstein
There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.

There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.

Unknown

What's the greatest lesson a woman should learn? That since day one she's already had...

Unknown
Don't believe everything you think. Thoughts are just that - thoughts.

Don't believe everything you think. Thoughts are just that - thoughts.

Unknown
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I need the sea because it teaches me.

I need the sea because it teaches me.

Unknown
If I had more time, I would have written you a shorter letter. - Blaise Pascal

If I had more time, I would have written you a shorter letter.

Blaise Pascal
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We do not fear the unknown. We fear what we think we know about the unknown.

We do not fear the unknown. We fear what we think we know about the unknown.

Unknown
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Nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know.

Nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know.

Unknown
Change is inevitable. Growth is optional. - John C. Maxwell

Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.

John C. Maxwell
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life. - Confucius

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.

Confucius
A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime. - Mark Twain

A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.

Mark Twain
He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions. - Confucius

He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.

Confucius
I have a paper cut from writing my suicide note. It's a start... - Steven Wright

I have a paper cut from writing my suicide note. It's a start...

Steven Wright
Useless laws weaken the necessary laws. - Baron de Montesquieu

Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.

Baron de Montesquieu
History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies. - Alexis de Tocqueville

History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies.

Alexis de Tocqueville
Natural history is not about producing fables. - David Attenborough

Natural history is not about producing fables.

David Attenborough
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him. - Galileo Galilei

I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him.

Galileo Galilei

If my future were determined just by my performance on a standardized test, I wouldn't be here. I guarantee you that.

Michelle Obama
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid. - Jane Austen

The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.

Jane Austen
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Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance. - Confucius

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius
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Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.

Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.

Unknown
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You learn something every day if you pay attention.

You learn something every day if you pay attention.

Unknown
A great way to learn about your country is to leave it. - Henry Rollins

A great way to learn about your country is to leave it.

Henry Rollins
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No man was ever wise by chance. - Seneca the Younger

No man was ever wise by chance.

Seneca the Younger
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