A Quote by James Agee on boredom, children, and intelligence

Children, taught either years beneath their intelligence or miles wide of relevance to it, or both: their intelligence becomes hopelessly bewildered, drawn off its centers, bored, or atrophied.

James Agee (1909 - 1955)

Source: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, with Walker Evans, 1941.

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