"Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Ambrose Bierce on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Ambrose Bierce on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Ambrose Bierce on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Ambrose Bierce on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Ambrose Bierce on Oscar Wilde
"Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age."
"Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age."
"Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret."
"Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic."
"Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art."