Quotation by William James

Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a universe that lends itself to lengthy discourse. A universe definable in two sentences is something for which the professorial intellect has no use. No faith in anything of that cheap kind!
William James (1842–1910), U.S. psychologist, philosopher. "The Present Dilemma in Philosophy," lecture 1, Pragmatism (1907).
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