“The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as long as we live.”
“Many who are self-taught far excel the doctors, masters, and bachelors of the most renowned universities.”
“Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.”
“Persistence and self-education are the keys. Nobody can teach you how to write – you have to teach yourself, using the examples of others for inspiration.”
“Vitally important for a young man or woman is, first, to realize the value of education and then to cultivate earnestly, aggressively, ceaselessly, the habit of self-education.”
“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.”
Thomas Carlyle, Scottish essayist, satirist, and historian:
“What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.”
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