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What's the purpose of learning?

"The important thing is not to stop questioning.  Curiosity has its own reason for existing.  One cannot help but be in awe  when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life,  of the marvelous structure of reality." - A. Einstein

What's the purpose of learning?, - the one may wonder. I would as then: "What's the purpose of life?"
Some may say that life has no purpose. Just live. Breathe. Grow plants. And she will be right!
Some may say that life's purpose is to love; to give; to take; to share; to teach; to have fun; to make money; to laugh.. As many people are on the planet, as many ideas you can have for the purpose of life.

What is learning? It is defined as acquisition of knowledge and the capacity to recall it. The wise person (or smart person) would take that knowledge and apply for his and other people benefit. If you learn something for yourself it is called "mental masturbation". It's important to remember:

"Happiness is on…

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