Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

The educational system in large countries will always be utterly mediocre, for the same reason that the cooking in large kitchens is mediocre at best.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 2, p. 300, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Human, All-Too-Human, "A Glance at the State," aphorism 467, "The Educational System," (1878).
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