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Abigail Adams Quotes

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Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought
for with ardor and diligence.
- Abigail Adams

Related topics: Education

Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard,
very liable to be broken.
- Abigail Adams

Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands.
Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.
- Abigail Adams

Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience,
not the lessons of retirement and leisure.
Great necessities call out great virtues.
- Abigail Adams

 

I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power,
whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping,
and like the grave, cries, 'Give, give.'
- Abigail Adams

Great necessities call out great virtues.
- Abigail Adams

I've always felt that a person's intelligence is directly
reflected by the number of conflicting points of view
he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic.
- Abigail Adams


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If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers,
we should have learned women.
- Abigail Adams

Well, knowledge is a fine thing, and mother Eve thought so;
but she smarted so severely for hers,
that most of her daughters have been afraid of it since.
- Abigail Adams

A little of what you call frippery is very necessary
towards looking like the rest of the world.
- Abigail Adams

We have too many high-sounding words,
and too few actions that correspond with them.
- Abigail Adams

I begin to think, that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life.
Man was made for action and for bustle too,
I believe.
- Abigail Adams

If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies,
we are determined to foment a rebellion,
and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice,
or representation.
- Abigail Adams

I am not afraid of storms
for I am learning how to sail my ship.
- Louisa May Alcott

Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...
It's about learning to Dance in the Rain.
- Vivian Greene

It is important to do what you don't know how to do.
It is important to see your skills as keeping you
from learning what is deepest and most mysterious.
If you know how to focus, unfocus.
If your tendency is to make sense out of chaos, start chaos.
- Carlos Castaneda

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
- John F. Kennedy

There are no secrets to success.
It is the result of preparation,
hard work, and learning from failure.
- Colin Powell

That's what learning is, after all;
not whether we lose the game,
but how we lose and h
ow we've changed because of it
and what we take away from it
that we never had before,
to apply to other games.
Losing, in a curious way, is winning.
- Richard Bach

The signs of outstanding leadership
appear primarily among the followers.
Are the followers reaching their potential?
Are they learning? Serving?
Do they achieve the required results?
Do they change with grace? Manage conflict?
- Max De Pree

It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
- Henry David Thoreau

We learn more by looking for the answer
to a question and not finding it
than we do from learning the answer itself.
- Lloyd Alexander

No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

True learning is not about facts,
but about conscious appreciation
of the experience of living.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We come to love not by finding the perfect person,
but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
- Angelina Jolie

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
- Albert Einstein

While the laughter of joy is in
full harmony with our deeper life,
the laughter of amusement
should be kept apart from it.
The danger is too great of thus learning
to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery,
and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
- Lewis Carroll

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation,
which are as necessary as reading.
I will rather say more necessary
because health is worth more than learning.
- Thomas Jefferson

Don't limit a child to your own learning,
for he was born in another time.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning
the instrument as one goes on.
- Samuel Butler

True, a little learning is a dangerous thing,
but it still beats total ignorance.
- Abigail Van Buren

While I thought that I was learning how to live,
I have been learning how to die.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.
Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
- Henry Ford

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks,
And all the sweet serenity of books.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true.
It's just learning not to take the first no.
And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.
- Cher

We are learning, too, that the love of beauty is one
of Nature's greatest healers.
- Ellsworth Huntington

Marriage, for a woman at least, hampers the two things
that made life to me glorious -
friendship and learning.
- Jane Harrison

Learning sleeps and snores in libraries,
but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake,
on tiptoe.
- Josh Billings

Learning never exhausts the mind.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
- Ambrose Bierce

A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival
skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
- Doug Larson

Develop a passion for learning.
If you do, you will never cease to grow.
- Anthony J. D'Angelo

It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary
to put all the play and learning into childhood,
all the work into middle age,
and all the regrets into old age.
- Margaret Mead

Men have a respect for scholarship and learning
greatly out of proportion to the use they commonly serve.
- Henry David Thoreau

Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks.
- Isaac Watts

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God.
- David Brainerd

Learning is the beginning of wealth.
Learning is the beginning of health.
Learning is the beginning of spirituality.
Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
- Jim Rohn

After you start learning all about the mechanics of piloting a riverboat,
you stop seeing all the pretty sunsets and you start
thinking about the weather.
- John Hartford

The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning
rests is the inexplicable.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Men of polite learning and a liberal education.
- Matthew Henry

It wasn't until after private lessons and learning
bass lines that I even noticed bass in the music I
was listening to at that age.
My ears were blown wide open.
- Trevor Dunn

The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding,
because to understand is to be free.
- Baruch Spinoza

I like working solo and it was a lot of fun joking
around with the audience,
saying things.
I'm only just learning how to do certain things.
- Art Garfunkel

I spent a lot of years just learning my craft and falling
down in front of the camera.
- Thomas Jane

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds,
unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
- Mortimer Adler

Learning another language is not only learning different
words for the same things,
but learning another way to think about things.
- Flora Lewis

The least of the work of learning is done in the classroom.
- Thomas Merton

Words are but wind; and learning is nothing but words;
ergo,
learning is nothing but wind.
- Jonathan Swift

A little learning is a dangerous thing,
but we must take that risk because a little is as much
as our biggest heads can hold.
- George Bernard Shaw

I am learning to forgive my inner geek,
and even value him as a free man.
- Kenny Loggins

Secretary Powell and I agree on every single issue
that has ever been before this administration except
for those instances where Colin's still learning.
- Donald Rumsfeld

Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen -
that stillness becomes a radiance.
- Morgan Freeman

And I like asking questions, to keep learning;
people with big egos might not want to look unsure.
- Heston Blumenthal

Learning and innovation go hand in hand.
The arrogance of success is to think that what you
did yesterday will be sufficient for tomorrow.
- William Pollard

I'm learning, but I'm getting better at it because
I'm learning how to hear God in worship.
- Michael W. Smith

I prefer to think of myself as a musician who is still
learning and trying to do something every time out.
- Geddy Lee

Father, in spite of all this spending of money in learning Latin,
I will be a painter.
- William Allan

In many ways, it was much, much harder to get the first book contract.
The hardest thing probably overall has been learning not to trust people,
publicists and so forth, implicitly.
- Neil Gaiman

Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning
must offer an escape from poverty.
- Lyndon B. Johnson


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