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"Power is the ability to afford not to learn." - Karl Deutsch

"Your ability to learn depends partly on your ability to relinquish what you've held." - Milton Hall

"The ability to learn is older as it is also more widespread than is the ability to teach." - Margaret Mead

"The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have." - Padmasree Warrior

"The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage." - Arie de Geus

"The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be only sustainable competitive advantage." - Arie de Geus

"The less you 'think' you know, the greater your ability to learn and grow." - Hal Elrod

"I was never really good at anything except for the ability to learn." - Kanye West

"The capacity to learn is a gift; The ability to learn is a skill; The willingness to learn is a choice." - Brian Herbert

"There's an ability to learn & adapt, an ability to constantly have a vision that's driving you, but to be taking input from all sources." - Reid Hoffman

"Normality is the ability to learn by experience, to be flexible, and to adapt to a changing environment." - Lawrence S. Kubie

"Optimism is not the ability to live on the highest branch. It is the faith to learn to fly." - Wes Fesler

"Vital to quality of life is the ability to work together, learn from each other, and help each other grow." - Stephen Covey

"The ability to communicate is not something we are born with. We have to learn it and earn it." - Thomas S Monson

"You learn to present dark things without including their ability to harm, treasuring them for what they are." - John Darnielle

"Learn to smile at every situation. See it as an opportunity to prove your strength and ability." - Joe Brown

"What I love about kids is there innate ability to love unconditionally - we can all learn from this" - Kevin Heath

"Cultivate the ability to make decisions and think alone. Do not be afraid of failure, but learn from it." - John Wooden

"Uncertainty is a sign of humility, and humility is just the ability or the willingness to learn." - Charlie Sheen

"Culture is our nature, and the ability to learn and change is our most important and fundamental instinct." - Alison Gopnik

"An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage." - Jack Welch

"The ability to make music is a gift that you're born with; it's not something you can learn." - Robin Trower

"Often the desire to appear competent impedes our ability to become competent, because we more anxious to display our knowledge than to learn what we do not know." - Madeleine de Souvre, marquise de ...

"If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself." - Charles M Schulz

"Man's most human characteristic is not his ability to learn, which he shares with many other species, but his ability to teach and store what others have developed and taught him." - Margaret Mead

"There are only two sources of competitive advantage: the ability to learn more about our customers faster than the competition and the ability to turn that learning into action faster than the competition." - Jack Welch

"If artists slowly learn how their business works, they'll have the ability to grow at any rate they can dream up, but they'll also have the ability to control the message whatever that might be." - Tom Delonge

"A company's success no longer depends primarily on its ability to raise investment capital. Success depends on the ability of its people to learn together and produce new ideas." - Arie de Geus

"One skill you want to master in this day and age we live in, if you want to have an extraordinary life, is the ability to learn rapidly" - Tony Robbins

"Authenticity is the ability to listen to what nature tells us. Listening isn't the same thing as never making a mistake, but the important thing is to learn." - Gerard Depardieu

"A refined ability to learn from failure and to grow through losses is necessary to achieve excellence in any human endeavor." - Terry Orlick

"It's motivation. Some people are gifted at specific things, but I had to develop. The thing I'm most talented at is the ability to learn." - Kanye West

"God's plan and His ways of working out His plan are frequently beyond our ability to fathom and understand. We must learn to trust when we don't understand." - Jerry Bridges

"God's plan and His ways of working out His plan are frequently beyond our ability to fathom and understand. We must learn to trust when we don't understand." - Jerry Bridges

"War is a beastly business, it is true, but one proof we are human is our ability to learn, even from it, how better to exist" - M F K Fisher

"God's plan and His ways of working out His plan are frequently beyond our ability to fathom and understand. We must learn to trust when we do' understand." - Jerry Bridges

"Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so." - Douglas Adams

"War is a beastly business, it is true, but one proof we are human is our ability to learn, even from it, how better to exist." - M F K Fisher

"A reporter's ability to keep the bond of confidentiality often enables him to learn the hidden or secret aspects of government." - Bob Woodward

"My own philanthropic efforts have always included an educational element, whether it's expanding opportunities to educate a promising mind or extending the brain's ability to learn." - Naveen Jain

"We should always be learning. However, we must be careful not to set aside our faith in the process, because faith actually enhances our ability to learn." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"Art doesn't begin with a brush and a palette, but with the artist's ability to perceive life. You have to learn how to live before you can learn how to paint." - Dean Mitchell

"Failing forward is the ability to get back up after you've been knocked down, learn from your mistake, and move forward in a better direction." - John C Maxwell

"Few things have more impact than nutrition on a child's ability to survive, learn effectively and escape a life of poverty." - Ann Veneman

"Knowledge grows exponentially. The more we know, the greater our ability to learn, and the faster we expand our knowledge base." - Dan Brown

"The real basic power of an individual isn't what he or she knows; it's the ability to think and learn and face new challenges." - Nathaniel Branden

"In a world in which the total of human knowledge is doubling about every ten years, our security can rest only on our ability to learn" - Nathaniel Branden

"Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up because you will lose the ability to learn new things. Move forward with your life." - Gautama Buddha

"In a world in which the total of human knowledge is doubling about every ten years, our security can rest only on our ability to learn." - Nathaniel Branden

"Three things differentiate living from the soul verses living from the ego only: the ability to sense and learn new ways, the tenacity to ride a rough road, and the patience to learn deep love over time." - Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"Learn how to learn, then learn what to learn" - Robert Kiyosaki

"The ability to fantasize is the ability to survive, and the ability to fantasize is the ability to grow" - Ray Bradbury

"The chief ability of an executive should be his ability to recognize ability." - Evan Esar

"We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others or our potential to create" - John Lennon

"Dancing allows me to explore myself in so many ways, to learn about my limitations and strengths, my ability to cope with adversity and to go farther than I thought I could. You find out what you're made of." - Andrew Asnes

"The theatre demanded of its members stamina, good digestion, the ability to adjust, and a strong sense of humor. There was no discomfort an actor didn't learn to endure. To survive, we had to be horses and we were." - Helen Hayes

"I want the ability to monitor high-tech communications among far-flung terrorists. I want to be able to have our people learn their plans before they strike. That's the key." - William J Clinton

"There was a language specific to all things. The ability to learn another language in one arena, whether it was music, medicine, or finance, could be used to accelerate learning and other arenas, too." - Chris Gardner

"I think that one of the main privileges of what I do, which I am just starting to learn, is to have the ability to travel all over the world and experience different cultures." - Chris Cornell

"Learn to control your emotions. Be able to glide through them. By practicing concentration exercises and meditation, you will find that when strong emotions strike, you will gain the ability to not be swayed by them." - Frederick Lenz

"The ability to work together has to be in the blood of particle physicists. They learn very early on that it is impossible to advance on one's own and that constant exchange is necessary." - Rolfdieter Heuer

"Everyone is an entrepreneur. The only skills you need to be an entrepreneur: an ability to fail, an ability to have ideas, to sell those ideas, to execute on those ideas, and to be persistent so even as you fail you learn and move onto the next adventure." - James Altucher

"Learn to fail or fail to learn" - Tal Ben-Shahar

"... rarely if ever does one feel sure one knows enough to go ahead with much of anything new. You bank on faith and courage and the ability to learn on the job." - Cornelia Parker

"Education does not take place when you learn something you did not know before. Education is your ability to use what you have learned to be better today than you were yesterday." - Iyanla Vanzant

"Our behavior is driven by a fundamental core belief: the desire, and the ability, of an organization to continuously learn from any source, anywhere; and to rapidly convert this learning into action is its ultimate competitive advantage." - Jack Welch

"Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life." - Dr. David M. Burns

"We often praise 'the ability to multi-task.' While you can learn when you divide your attention, divided attention doesn't lead to aiding change in your brain maps [lasting changes]." - Norman Doidge

"When I was young, I had to learn the fundamentals of basketball. You can have all the physical ability in the world, but you still have to know the fundamentals." - Michael Jordan

"I think some guys have the ability to learn from themselves and get better. Those are the guys that last a long time and continue to improve in this league and in sports in general." - Tony Romo

"I believe that access to a university education should be based on the ability to learn, not what people can afford. I think there is no more nauseating a sight than politicians pulling up the ladder of opportunity behind them." - Charles Kennedy

"Humans are so innately hardwired for language that they can no more suppress their ability to learn and use language than they can suppress the instinct to pull a hand back from a hot surface." - Steven Pinker

"Pizza certainly has its place in school meals, but equating it with broccoli, carrots and celery seriously undermines this nation's efforts to support children's health and their ability to learn because of better school nutrition." - Jared Polis

"Most companies think of disruption as a threat. But disruptive innovations have tremendous growth potential. If incumbent companies can learn how to harness the forces of disruption, they too can improve their ability to create new-growth businesses." - Clayton Christensen

"Further Education should be about the ability to learn, not the ability to pay - everyone who is able should have the opportunity, regardless of their family background. I don't want to see students struggling with huge debts or frightened off even going to university in the first place." - Charles Kennedy

"It's your ability to learn quickly and contribute quickly that matters. One of the things I tell people these days is that there is no perfect fit when you're looking for the next big thing to do. You have to take opportunities and make an opportunity fit for you, rather than the other way around. The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have." - Padmasree Warrior

"Human beings are accustomed to think of intellect as the power of having and controlling ideas and of ability to learn as synonymous with ability to have ideas. But learning by having ideas is really one of the rare and isolated events in nature." - Edward Thorndike

"A fool will study for twenty or thirty years and learn how to do something, but a wise man will study for twenty or thirty minutes and become an expert. In this world, it isn't ability that counts, but authority." - Barry Hughart

"In my view, it's irreverence, foolish confidence and naivety combined with persistence, open mindedness and a continual ability to learn that created Facebook, Google, Yahoo, eBay, Microsoft, Apple, Juniper, AOL, Sun Microsystems and others." - Vinod Khosla

"Most children are given far too much praise for their early drawings, so much so that they rarely learn the ability to refine their first crude efforts the way their early attempts at language are corrected." - Charles De Lint

"One of the things you learn being in the public eye is that you have the ability to raise awareness about serious issues, and, in the process, really help people." - Mena Suvari

"We should favor young immigrants with many years of work ahead of them. We should favor immigrants who have demonstrated an ability to learn and work using English, which makes their future success more likely." - Jan C Ting

"We often say that psi is like musical ability: it is widely distributed in the populate, and everyone has some ability and can participate to some extent - in the same way that the most nonmusical person can learn to play a little Mozart on the piano. On the other hand, there is no substitute for innate talent, and there is no substitute for practice." - Russell Targ

"Live to learn . . . forget . . . and learn again." - Aristide Briand

"My bench never heard me mention winning. My whole emphasis was for each one of my players to try to learn to execute the fundamentals to the best of their ability. Not to try to be better than somebody else, but to learn from others, and never cease trying to be the best they could be; that's what I emphasized more than anything else." - John Wooden

"Learn to think imperially." - Joseph Chamberlain

"Learn to think continentally." - Alexander Hamilton

"Learn to think impartially." - Joseph Chamberlain

"The school of relationships is where you learn self-knowledge. I just don't know how you could learn it sitting alone in the desert on a rock by yourself. You have to see where you fail at it. And that confrontation with your own ability - "I was again not able to love" - those are the teachable moments." - Richard Rohr

"Honesty: The ability to resist small temptations." - John Ciardi

"Genius: the ability to prolong one's childhood." - H L Mencken

"Power is the ability to achieve purpose." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"I have an amazing ability to forget." - Gene Mauch

"Security lies in our ability to produce." - Douglas Macarthur

"Faith is your reaction to God's ability." - Zig Ziglar

"The ability to adapt is everything!" - Denis Waitley

"Maturity is the ability to postpone gratification." - Sigmund Freud

"Happiness is the ability to recognize it." - Carolyn Wells

"Teaching is the ability to inspire learning." - Nick Saban

"Enjoying success requires the ability to adapt." - Nolan Ryan

"Purity is the ability to contemplate defilement." - Simone Weil

"Disability is the inability to see ability." - Vikas Khanna

"Responsibility is the ability to respond." - Lucille Ball

"Worry destroys the ability to write." - Ernest Hemingway

"Power is the ability to make change." - Geneva Overholser

"Intelligence is the ability to solve problems" - Robert Kiyosaki

"Man's ability to delude himself is infinite." - Kinky Friedman

"Ability has nothing to do with opportunity." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Music has the ability to comfort people." - Matthew Morrison

"Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity." - Thor Heyerdahl

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Elbert Hubbard

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." - Lou Holtz

"In other words, if a teacher only teaches in one way, then they conclude that the kids who can't learn well that way don't have the ability, when, in fact, it may be that the way the teacher's teaching is not a particularly good match to the way those kids learn." - Robert Sternberg

"There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability." - Robert Half

"If you learn music, you'll learn history. If you learn music, you'll learn mathematics. If you learn music, you'll learn most all there is to learn." - Edgar Cayce

"If you just develop your psychic ability and don't learn psychic self-defense, you become more sensitive, open, and vulnerable." - Frederick Lenz

"Our ability to grow is directly proportional to an ability to entertain the uncomfortable." - Twyla Tharp

"Your ability to generate power is directly proportional to your ability to relax" - David Allen

"The ability to speak exactly is intimately related to the ability to know exactly." - Wendell Berry

"From each according to his ability, to each according to his ability." - Craig Bruce

"A leader's ability to convey confidence and his ability to communicate effectively are similar." - John C Maxwell

"It's not our ability to get forgiveness that saves us. It's out ability to grant forgiveness." - Jeri Smith-Ready

"Vitality shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over." - Anonymous

"Our ability to adapt is amazing. Our ability to change isn't quite as spectacular." - Lisa Lutz

"My ability to function effectively will not affect my ability to serve as commander-in-chief." - Michele Bachmann

"Response-ability is the ABILITY to choose our response to any circumstance or condition." - Stephen Covey

"Human inventiveness is overwhelming human adaptiveness. Our ability to judge lags behind our ability to create." - Robert E. Ornstein

"Our ability to destroy ourselves is the mirror image of our ability to save ourselves," - Terence Mckenna

"God's ability to clean things up is infinitely greater than our ability to mess things up." - Tullian Tchividjian

"Our ability to manufacture fraud now exceeds our ability to detect it." - Al Pacino

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"Paradoxically, the ability to be alone is the condition for the ability to love." - Erich Fromm

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"It is a great ability to be able to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Our ability to create has outreached our ability to use wisely the products of our invention." - Whitney M Young

"Thinking is not the ability to manipulate language; it's the ability to manipulate concepts." - Leslie Lamport

"It requires no small degree of ability to know when to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The chief element in the art of statesmanship under modern conditions is the ability to elucidate the confused and clamorous interests which converge upon the seat of government. It is an ability to penetrate from the na?ve self-interest of each group to its permanent and real interest. Statesmanship consists in giving the people not what they want but what they will learn to want." - Walter Lippmann

"I've come to learn as an adult that love is a hell of a drug. It's one of the most dangerous things that human beings can have. It's also one of the most beautiful things that human beings can possess because love, on one hand, gives you the ability to care for a human being sometimes more than you would care for yourself. Love, unfortunately, sometimes gives you the ability to forgive somebody and blind yourself to the truth." - Trevor Noah

"The chief element in the art of statesmanship under modern conditions is the ability to elucidate the confused and clamorous interests which converge upon the seat of government. It is an ability to penetrate from the naive self-interest of each group to its permanent and real interest. Statesmanship consists in giving the people not what they want but what they will learn to want." - Walter Lippmann

"The Most Important Thing I Know About the Spirit of Sport... It instills in us the ability to recognize and appreciate the talents of others as well as the gifts we have been given and the ability to work with others as a team. It also allows us to face the challenge of competition, learn from our successes and failures, altogether making us true champions in life." - Dot Richardson

"We do not need to invent sustainable human communities. We can learn from societies that have lived sustainably for centuries. We can also model communities after nature's ecosystems, which are sustainable communities of plants, animals, and microorganisms. Since the outstanding characteristic of the biosphere is its inherent ability to sustain life, a sustainable human community must be designed in such a manner that its technologies and social institutions honor, support, and cooperate with nature's inherent ability to sustain life." - Fritjof Capra

"Today was about our lack of ability to not produce the ability we've got." - Sam Allardyce

"The most important survival ability for any life form is the ability to change." - Frank Herbert

"There is great ability in knowing how to conceal one's ability." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"It is not my ability, but my response to God's ability, that counts." - Corrie Ten Boom

"It is not my ability, but my response to God's ability, that counts." - Corrie Ten Boom

"A nation's ability to fight a modern war is as good as its technological ability." - Frank Whittle

"To learn is to change." - George Leonard



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