Ibn Wahb, رحمه الله, said: مَا تَعَلَّمْتُ مِنْ أَدَبِ مَالِكٍ أَفْضَلَ مِنْ عِلْمِهِ What I learned from the manners of Malik was better than his knowledge.
Seeking ilm is important but soemething that is more important is adab. may Allah instill in us the adab that is desired from us. Ameen.
Also read virtue o seeking ilm.