The following are a few quotes which i believe capture the essence of learning.

The music in my heart I bore long after it was heard no more. –William Wordsworth

The average teacher explains complexity; the gifted teacher reveals simplicity. ~Robert Brault

I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. ~Socrates

A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary. ~Thomas Carruthers

Beauty will save the world, but who will save beauty. – from the Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko

When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.  John Ruskin