A Quote by Edwin G. Boring on duty, fear, generations, information, learning, time, and trying

Sometimes I fear that, if Harvard does not give up trying to turn itself from an Institution of Learning into an Educational Institution, we may have a generation of professors whose duty it will be to disseminate information which they have not the time to acquire.

Edwin G. Boring

Source: the preface of "Sensation and Perception in the History of Experimental Psychology"

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