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On Learners and the Learned...
"In Time Of Profound Change, The Learners Inherit The Earth, While The Learned
Find Themselves Beautifully Equipped To Deal With A World That No Longer Exists."
-- Al Rogers (cited on a listserv...
some attribute it to Eric Hofer)
Believe Nothing Unless...
"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if
I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense."
-- Buddha (cited on a web site
Learning, Doing and Teaching!
"Learning is finding out what you already know. Doing is demonstrating that
you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You
are all learners, doers, teachers..."
-- Richard Bach (1977), Illusions:The
Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
Knowledge: Need for a Mental Clearinghouse?
"An immense and ever-increasing wealth of knowledge is scattered about the world
today; knowledge that would probably suffice to solve all the mighty difficulties
of our age, but it is dispersed and unorganized. We need a sort of mental clearing
house for the mind: a depot where knowledge and ideas are received, sorted, summarized,
digested, clarified and compared."
Wells in 'The Brain: Organization of the Modern World',1940. (Quoted in a home
page signature file)