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Famous Learning Quotes

Holding world in hands while learing

It is often what we think we know already that often prevents us from learning.
– Claude Bernard

This quote speaks about how our beliefs sometimes prevent us from learning or seeing the truth.  We develop beliefs early in life.  These are created by our families, our societies and our interaction with the world.  For example, a baby growing up in rural Africa will have quite a different set of beliefs as a baby in suburban America.  The lifestyles, cultures, and relationships are totally different.  But does that make either any less real or true?  Your opinions and deepest held beliefs are actually artificial.  Each person develops this knowledge second hand – that is through our parents, family, or society.  How we view the world is largely shaped by those around us rather than ourselves. … Read the rest