John Dewey

1859 - 1952

A Quote by John Dewey on life, learning, and education

“Education is not a preparation for life; education is life itself.”

John Dewey (1859 - 1952)

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A Quote by John Dewey on imagination and science

Every great advancement in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.

John Dewey (1859 - 1952)

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A Quote by John Dewey on confidence, courage, facts, life, and meetings

Confidence is directness and courage in meeting the facts of life.

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A Quote by John Dewey on good, intelligence, luck, and stupidity

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.

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A Quote by John Dewey on conservatism, creativity, emotion, religion, and world

Intellectually, religious emotions are not creative but conservative. They attach themselves readily to the current view of the world and consecrate it.

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A Quote by John Dewey on stability and world

Every thinker puts some portion of an apparently stable world in peril.

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A Quote by John Dewey on beginning and world

Anyone who has begun to think places some portion of the world in jeopardy.

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A Quote by John Dewey on happiness, opportunity, and security

To find out what one is fitted to do and to secure an opportunity to do it is the key to happiness.

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A Quote by John Dewey on problems

We only think when we are confronted with a problem.

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A Quote by John Dewey on action, health, justice, kindness, learning, and wealth

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.

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