“Education is not a preparation for life; education is life itself.”
John Dewey (1859 - 1952)
Source: John Dewey
Contributed by: -john
Confidence is directness and courage in meeting the facts of life.
Contributed by: Zaady
Every great advancement in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
Intellectually, religious emotions are not creative but conservative. They attach themselves readily to the current view of the world and consecrate it.
Every thinker puts some portion of an apparently stable world in peril.
Anyone who has begun to think places some portion of the world in jeopardy.
Every serious-minded person knows that a large part of the effort required in moral discipline consists in the courage needed to acknowledge the unpleasant consequences of one's past and present acts.
The end justifies the means only when the means used are such as actually bring about the desired and desirable end.
The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.
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