Mortimer Adler

Mortimer Adler

American philosopher, educator and promoter.
It is love rather than sexual lust or unbridled sexuality if, in addition to the need or want involved, there is also some impulse to give pleasure to the persons thus loved and not merely to use them for our own selfish pleasure.More Mortimer Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The teacher's role in discussion is to keep it going along fruitful lines - be moderating, guiding, correcting and arguing like one more students.More Mortimer Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ask others about themselves, at the same time, be on guard not to talk too much about yourself.More Mortimer Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The dictionary also invites a playful reading. It challenges anyone to sit down with it in an idle moment. There are worse ways to kill time.More Mortimer Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The complexities of adult life get in the way of the truth. The great philosophers have always been able to clear away the complexities and see simple distinctions - simple once they are stated, vastly difficult before. If we are to follow them we too must be childishly simple in our questions - and maturely wise in our replies.More Mortimer Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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