John Dewey

1859 - 1952

A Quote by John Dewey on consequences, courage, discipline, effort, past, seriousness, and present

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.

John Dewey (1859 - 1952)

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A Quote by John Dewey on desires

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The end justifies the means only when the means used are such as actually bring about the desired and desirable end.

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A Quote by John Dewey on learning

The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.

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A Quote by John Dewey on children, community, and parenthood

What the best and wisest parent wants for his own child, that must the community want for all its children.

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A Quote by John Dewey on good

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The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.

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A Quote by John Dewey on action, experience, faith, future, inspiration, interest, possibility, reality, relationships, religion, and solidarity

The future of religion is connected with the possibility of developing a faith in the possibilities of human experience and human relationships that will create a vital sense of the solidarity of human interests and inspire action to make that sense a reality.

John Dewey (1859 - 1952)

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A Quote by John Dewey on imagination and science

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

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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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