Quotation by John Kenneth Galbraith

Much literary criticism comes from people for whom extreme specialization is a cover for either grave cerebral inadequacy or terminal laziness, the latter being a much cherished aspect of academic freedom.
John Kenneth Galbraith (b. 1908), U.S. economist. repr. In A View from the Stands (1986). "H.L. Mencken," Washington Post (September 14, 1980).
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