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In Rousseau's view (1762). . . most of the problems of education are problems of motivation, as teachers try to rush things. They ...
I am not of the opinion generally entertained in this country [England], that man lives by Greek and Latin alone; that is, by know ...
In America, the geography is sublime, but the men are not: the inventions are excellent, but the inventors one is sometimes ashame ...
Where the heart is, there the muses, there the gods sojourn, and not in any geography of fame. Massachusetts, Connecticut River, a ...
Yet America is a poem in our eyes; its ample geography dazzles the imagination, and it will not wait long for metres.
The California fever is not likely to take us off.... There is neither romance nor glory in digging for gold after the manner of t ...
Who decides what is margin and what is text? Who decides where the borders of the homeland run? Absences and silences are potent. ...
Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners. And necessity has made us allies. Th ...
A bibliophile has approximately the same relationship to literature as a philatelist to geography.
If we ask ourselves what is this wisdom which experience forces upon us, the answer must be that we discover the world is not cons ...
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