John Dewey

John Dewey

The end justifies the means only when the means used are such as actually bring about the desired and desirable end.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The plea for the predominance of learning to read in early school life because of the great importance attaching to literature seems to be a perversion.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Without initiation into the scientific spirit one is not in possession of the best tools humanity has so far devised for effectively directed reflection. [Without these one] fails to understand the full meaning of knowledge.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Imposing an alleged uniform general method upon everybody breeds mediocrity in all but the very exceptional. And measuring originality by deviation from the mass breeds eccentricity in them.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The real purveyors of the news are artists, for artists are the ones who infuse fact with perception, emotion, and appreciation...We are beginning to realize that emotions and imagination are more potent in shaping public sentiment and opinion than information and reason.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Desi Arnaz My Latin temper blows up pretty fast, but it goes down just as fast. Maybe that's why you seldom hear of ulcers in Latin America. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More

Bob Saget The Comedy Store - all three rooms were filled with 800 people in the room. And during that time, all these guys and some women, but mostly guys who weren't funny were doing stand up for a living; they weren't accountants, they were making $30-$50 grand a year on the road, or more. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More