Speakers who talk about what life has taught them never fail to keep the attention of their listeners.
Writing is like jazz. It can be learned, but it can't be taught.
Forgive those who hurt you, but never forget what it taught you.
When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?
If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.
The only thing grief as taught me is to know how shallow it is.
Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.
Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.
You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
I thank all those who laughed at my dreams; you taught me to grow respecting other people's struggles
I forget what I was taught. I only remember what I have learnt.
Life has taught me that it is not for our faults that we are disliked and even hated, but for our qualities.
If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
Strange times are these in which we live when old and young are taught falsehoods in school. And the person that dares to tell the truth is called at once a lunatic and fool.
The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease. What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
My mother taught me that the universe guides, teaches, and offers up gifts.
.. even when bad things happen.
No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love. For love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.
One is taught by experience to put a premium on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are.
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, but genius must be born; and never can be taught.
I was taught that the way of progress I neither swift nor easy.
A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential.
In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.
I read over a hundred books a year and have done so since I was fifteen years old, and every book I've read has taught me something.
I wasn't actually trained by my mother, she said she never taught me but she was a great singer herself and I can't remember when I didn't listen to her sing and imitate her.
Parents have a right to insist that godless evolution not be taught to their children.
Emotions have taught mankind to reason.
The things we know best are the things we haven't been taught.
The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music; they should be taught to love it instead.
I talk and talk and talk, and I haven't taught people in fifty years what my father taught me by example in one week.