Intellectual Nourishment

The nice part about living in a small town is that when you don't know what you are doing, someone else does.

Monday, August 8, 2011

Returning to School? - What the Experts Say
• Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes. Norman Douglas
• Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and higher education positively fortifies it. Stephen Vizinczey
• Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten. BF Skinner
• If little else, the brain is an educational toy. Tom Robbins
• America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week. Evan Esar
• Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela
• Education is not preparation for life, education is life itself. John Dewey

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