• The truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty.

    Deception, Hurry, Study, Truth

  • I once tried thinking for an entire day, but I found it less valuable than one moment of study.

    Study, Thought

  • No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No study, pursued under compulsion, remains rooted in the memory.

    Memory, Study

  • War should be the only study of a prince. He should consider peace only as a breathing-time, which gives him leisure to contrive, and furnishes as ability to execute, military plans.

    Peace, Rulers, Study, War

  • Just as food eaten without appetite is a tedious nourishment, so does study without zeal damage the memory by not assimilating what it absorbs.

    Application, Memory, Study

  • Music is at once the product of feeling and knowledge, for it requires from its disciples, composers and performers alike, not only talent and enthusiasm, but also that knowledge and perception which are the result of protracted study and reflection.

    Composers, Music, Study

  • In my opinion, long and intense study of the human figure is the necessary foundation for a sculptor.

    Art, Sculpture, Study

  • I don't care how much you know, how many books you read, how you much you study and, you know, how educated you are, you're still going to struggle. Life is challenging.

    Education, Life, Struggle, Students, Study

  • People who make the choice to study, work hard in whatever they endeavour , give it the max of themselves to reach to the top level. And you have the people who are envious and jealous, who are not willing to put in that work and they want to get the same praise.

    Envy, Jealousy, Study, Success, Work

  • If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.

    Future, History, Past, Present, Study

  • Poetry is the most subtle of the literary arts, and students grow more ingenious by the year at avoiding it. If they can nip around Milton, duck under Blake and collapse gratefully into the arms of Jane Austen, a lot of them will.

    _Poetry, literature, Students, Study

  • It is more important to study men than books.