With accent marks:
Повторе́нье – мать уче́нья.
Repetition is the mother of learning.
Our brain is built in a way that in order to memorize something we need to repeat it a few times.
This popular Russian saying is often used to encourage children and students to learn.
Other Russian proverbs
A titmouse in hands is better than a crane in the sky.
Оne can not see the wood for the trees.
You see your friends in the times of trouble.
Don’t wave your fists after the fight.
Being a guest is good, but being at home is better.
The apple never falls far from the tree.
Do not look at a given horse's teeth.
Better to see once than hear a hundred times.