Learning v. education

You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.

~Dr. Seuss

Jesus taught in parable.

Thou shalt not is soon forgotten, but Once upon a time lasts forever. ~Philip Pullman […]

It’s the sudden stop at the end.

We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.

~Kurt Vonnegut

I can see infinity.

A library is infinity under a roof.

~Gail Carson Levine

What’s so funny?

From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere! ~Dr. Seuss […]

What do you see?

Books are like mirrors: if a fool looks in, you cannot expect a genius to look out.

~J.K. Rowling

Quantity over Quality

Read, read, read. Read everything… ~William Faulkner […]

Oooh, liar!

… Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught. ~Oscar Wilde […]

A rose by any other name.

Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes. ~Oscar Wilde […]

reading takes you places (and Dr. Seuss likes exclamation points)

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. ~Dr. Seuss […]