A Paradox

“We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.”

Bertrand Russell, Philosopher (1872-1970)

 

Anyone interested in arguing against that stance?

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About Ray V.

Living between Aiken & Charleston,, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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2 Responses to A Paradox

  1. fruitcrmble says:

    so true

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  2. Jim Borden says:

    I guess it depends on how you define education – going to school, teaching yourself, learning from your parents, watching tv all day, etc. and then it depends on how you define intelligence – book smart, street smart, a whiz with numbers or programming. a gifted musician, etc.

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