"The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different."
"The sad and horrible conclusion is that no one cared that Jews were being murdered... This is the Jewish lesson of the Holocaust and this is the lesson which Auschwitz taught us."
"Everything in life is a lesson and I have learned from each marriage. Yes, I've made mistakes but every experience is a learning curve."
"Meditation here may think down hours to moments. Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head and learning wiser grow without his books."
"There is a basic lesson on financial crises that governments tend to wait too long, underestimate the risks, want to do too little. And it ultimately gets away from them, and they end up spending more money, causing much more damage to the economy."
"I learned a lesson which I didn't heed: Don't put yourself in your movies. It's too much."
"Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism."
"One lesson you better learn if you want to be in politics is that you never go out on a golf course and beat the President."
"Sometimes when I listen to fellow progressives, I wonder if the only lesson we took away from the '04 elections is that politics is a word game."
"Dreams do come true, even for someone who couldn't speak English and never had a music lesson or much of an education."