Quote – Learn a craft while you are young

Learn a craft while you are young, that you may not have to live by craft when you are old.

— Proverb

Quote – Learning makes a person

Learning makes a person a fit companion for themself.

— Proverb

Quote – Learning like money

Learning, like money, may be of so base a coin as to be utterly devoid of use; or, if sterling, may require good management to make it serve the purpose of sense and happiness.

— William Shenstone

Quote – Education begins the gentleman

Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company, and reflection must finish him.

— John Locke

Quote – History maketh a young man to be old

History maketh a young man to be old, without either wrinkles or gray hairs,—privileging him with the experience of age, without either the infirmities or inconveniences thereof.

— Thomas Fuller

Every person has two educations

Every person has two educations, one which he receives from others, and one, more important, which he gives himself.


—Gibbon