Self-Education Quotes Over the coming months, this blog will give suggestions for how to become a “self-made scholar,” – a person who takes control of his or her own learning. Schools can give you a lot of opportunities, but relying on schools to give you an education is ridiculous. I have a graduate degree, and I’ve learned more from library books and websites than I’ve ever learned in class. But, don’t take my word for it. Check out these self-education quotes from some very perceptive thinkers: “Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school,” - Albert Einstein
101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time by Celes on Jun 16, 2009 | ShareThis Email This Post This is volume 1 of the 101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time Series. Charming Quotes By Kids on How the World Works These are charming "quotes" by kids on how the world works. Some seem almost too good to be true, or written by real-life kids. However, it never ceases to amaze us the wise words that kids can say and if they aren't real quotes, they definitely could be.
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Miguel de Unamuno Miguel de Unamuno (29 September 1864 – 31 December 1936) was a Spanish essayist, novelist, poet, playwright and philosopher. His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life (1913), and his most famous novel was Abel Sánchez: The History of a Passion (1917), a modern exploration of the Cain and Abel story. Biography Miguel de Unamuno was born in Bilbao, a port city of Spain, the son of Félix de Unamuno and Salomé Jugo. As a young man, he was interested in the Basque language and competed for a teaching position in the Instituto de Bilbao against Sabino Arana.
Sarcastic Sayings About Life Sarcasm is an obscure form of humor that needs an acquired taste to appreciate. If you are a fan of Chandler Bing from the popular series, 'Friends', you know what I am trying to say. That guy just keeps coming up with sarcastic lines all the time. The House of Hekat There are very many uses to gain insight into the future, yourself, and anything that you can think of really. I will provide a list of many different kinds of divining, then elaborate on those that are more widely used today. Palmistry Expressions - Photo 166 of 263 Click photo to toggle full-size dreams09 539 px x 289 px (35.1 KB) Jan Gehl, Copenhagen and Good Cities Michael O'Hare - April 10, 2009 “A good city is like a good party – people stay much longer than really necessary because they are enjoying themselves” So says Jan Gehl, the Danish architect who has been the brains behind Copenhagen’s transformation to a City for People and now advises New York City. So what is a Good City? Jan Gehl describes types of activities that happen in cities in his excellent study of Adelaide:
Collected Quotes from Albert Einstein [Note: This list of Einstein quotes was being forwarded around the Internet in e-mail, so I decided to put it on my web page. I'm afraid I can't vouch for its authenticity, tell you where it came from, who compiled the list, who Kevin Harris is, or anything like that. Still, the quotes are interesting and enlightening.] "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent.