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Robert M. Hutchins Quote of the Day

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The object of education is to prepare the young
to educate themselves throughout their lives.
- Robert M. Hutchins

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There is only one justification for universities,
as distinguished from trade schools.
They must be centers of criticism.
- Robert M. Hutchins

The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin
to cover his intellectual nakedness.
- Robert M. Hutchins

My idea of education is to unsettle the minds of the
young and inflame their intellects.
- Robert M. Hutchins

 

To solve a problem it is necessary to think.
It is necessary to think even to decide what facts to collect.
- Robert M. Hutchins

The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush.
It will be a slow extinction from apathy,
indifference, and undernourishment.
- Robert M. Hutchins

The three major administrative problems on a campus
are sex for the students,
athletics for the alumni, and parking for the faculty.
- Robert M. Hutchins


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When I feel like exercising I just lie down until the feeling goes away.
- Robert M. Hutchins

A liberal education...
frees a man from the prison-house of his class,
race, time, place, background, family and even his nation.
- Robert M. Hutchins

This is a do-it-yourself test for paranoia:
you know you've got it when you can't think of anything that's your fault.
- Robert M. Hutchins

We can put television in its proper light by supposing
that Gutenberg's great invention had been directed
at printing only comic books.
- Robert M. Hutchins

Education is a kind of continuing dialogue,
and a dialogue assumes different points of view.
- Robert M. Hutchins

A world community can exist only with world communication,
which means something more than extensive short-wave facilities scattered;
about the globe.
It means common understanding, a common tradition,
common ideas, and common ideals.
- Robert M. Hutchins

It is not so important to be serious as it is to be
serious about the important things.
The monkey wears an expression of seriousness which
would do credit to any college student,
but the monkey is serious because he itches.
- Robert M. Hutchins

Education is not to reform students or amuse them or
to make them expert technicians.
It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons,
inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight,
if possible.
- Robert M. Hutchins

Not every difficult and dangerous thing
is suitable for training,
but only that which is conducive to success
in achieving the object of our effort.
- Epictetus

The moment a person forms a theory,
his imagination sees in every object
only the traits which favor that theory.
- Thomas Jefferson

When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next
to a God made object like a tree or flower.
If it clashes, it is not art.
- Paul Cezanne

I object to violence because
when it appears to do good,
the good is only temporary;
the evil it does is permanent.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Crave for a thing, you will get it.
Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
- Swami Sivananda

It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and
unchangeable color to every object;
beware of this stumbling block.
- Paul Gauguin

The object of war is not to die for your country but
to make the other bastard die for his.
- George S. Patton

Architects in the past have tended to concentrate their
attention on the building as a static object.
I believe dynamics are more important:
the dynamics of people,
their interaction with spaces and environmental condition.
- John Portman

A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks.
A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself
as is the object of his love from him.
- Ben Hecht

I have nothing against diamonds, or rubies or emeralds or sapphires.
I do object when their acquisition is complicit in
the debasement of children or the destruction of a country.
- Edward Zwick

I can say, Christ has been my only object;
thank God,
my righteousness too...
Hold fast to Christ.
- John Nelson Darby

I object to a legal approach when settling questions
of science or scientific behavior.
- Serge Lang

For an object under the eye will appear very different
from the same object placed above it;
in an inclosed space,
very different from the same in an open space.
- Marcus V. Pollio

Sculpture occupies real space like we do...
you walk around it and relate to it almost as another
person or another object.
- Chuck Close

The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth,
is to shut it again on something solid.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Certainly not every good program is object-oriented,
and not every object-oriented program is good.
- Bjarne Stroustrup

The self thus becomes aware of itself,
at least in its practical action, and discovers itself
as a cause among other causes and as an object subject
to the same laws as other objects.
- Jean Piaget

By object is meant some element in the complex whole
that is defined in abstraction from the whole of which it is a distinction.
- John Dewey

Nothing irritates me more than chronic laziness in others.
Mind you, it's only mental sloth I object to.
Physical sloth can be heavenly.
- Elizabeth Hurley

When the American spirit was in its youth,
the language of America was different:
Liberty,
sir, was the primary object.
- Patrick Henry

An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit.
- Pliny the Elder

People see you as an object, not as a person,
and they project a set of expectations onto you.
People who don't have it think beauty is a blessing,
but actually it sets you apart.
- Candice Bergen

The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction,
is the first and only object of good government.
- Thomas Jefferson

For example, the equivalent of a woman being treated
as a sex object is a man being treated as a success object.
- Warren Farrell

Mapplethorpe presented the body as a sexual object,
separating it from the humanity of the person.
He added nothing to photography as a medium.
I hold his work in low regard.
- Jerzy Kosinski

My favorite language for maintainability is Python.
It has simple, clean syntax, object encapsulation,
good library support, and optional named parameters.
- Bram Cohen

'Educational' refers to the process,
not the object.
Although, come to think of it, some of my teachers
could easily have been replaced by a cheeseburger.
- Terry Prachett

The message here is you cannot, under any circumstances,
throw an object at an official.
You just cannot do it.
- Stu Jackson

Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.
- Karl Marx

I never expected I would be connected to the Alpha
male as some kind of ancillary object,
and to this day it mystifies me.
- Courtney Love

Painting is seen as picture making, the making of an art object,
something that can stand on its own.
- Peter Wright

Yes, I definitely believe that it has some good cross-platform properties.
Object orientation was one of the techniques I used
to make Python platform independent.
- Guido van Rossum

In no way can sport be considered a luxury object.
- Pierre de Coubertin

The object of the law of value is to elucidate the
actual exchange relations of commodities.
- Rudolf Hiferding

The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached,
even death.
- Blaise Pascal

I liked Live and Let Die, where money was no object.
- Julie Harris

The greatest object in educating is to give a right habit of study.
- Maria Mitchell

The object of teaching a child is to enable him to
get along without his teacher.
- Elbert Hubbard

Our first object is...
the obtaining of sovereignty, assured by international law,
over a portion of the globe sufficiently large to satisfy our just requirements.
- Theodor Herzl

It's a little bit late in the day for men to object
that women are getting outside their proper sphere.
- Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Obedience is the primary object of all sound education.
- Elizabeth Missing Sewell

The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven,
but to get heaven into him.
- Thomas Hardy

Parenthood is not an object of appetite or even desire.
It is an object of will.
There is no appetite for parenthood;
there is only a purpose or intention of parenthood.
- Robin G. Collingwood

Meaning is what essence becomes when it is divorced
from the object of reference and wedded to the word.
- Willard Van Orman Quine

An expectation is a future object, recognised as belonging to me.
- Samuel Alexander

Not a single piece of material culture -
not a single object -
has been found at Giza that can be interpreted to come
from a lost civilization.
- Zahi Hawass

In fact any experiment that measures a quantum effect
is one in which the quantum effect is aligned with
the behavior of some heavy,
macroscopic object; that's how we measure it.
- Murray Gell-Mann

I object to people running down the future.
I am going to live all the rest of my life there.
- Charles Kettering

The aura given out by a person or object is as much
a part of them as their flesh.
- Lucian Freud

What I object to the current government intervention
in so-called 'solving the crisis',
they haven't solved anything.
They've just postponed it.
- Marc Faber

In every loving woman there is a priestess of the past -
a pious guardian of some affection,
of which the object has disappeared.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

I must have something to engross my thoughts,
some object in life which will fill this vacuum,
and prevent this sad wearing away of the heart.
- Elizabeth Blackwell

If Art relates itself to an Object, it becomes descriptive,
divisionist, literary.
- Robert Delaunay

The object of pure physics is the unfolding of the
laws of the intelligible world;
the object of pure mathematics that of unfolding the
laws of human intelligence.
- James Joseph Sylvester

To know a man, observe how he wins his object,
rather than how he loses it; for when we fail,
our pride supports us - when we succeed,
it betrays us.
- Charles Caleb Colton

I will far rather see the race of man extinct
than that we should become less than beasts
by making the noblest of God's creation,
woman, the object of our lust.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi


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