Complete adaptation to environment means death. The essential point in all response is the desire to control environment.
Quote by John Dewey
Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.
The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been,...
We only think when we are confronted with a problem
Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and...
Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.
One lives with so many bad deeds on one's conscience and some good intentions in...
Just as a flower which seems beautiful and has color but no perfume, so are...
To find out what one is fitted to do and to secure and opportunity to...
Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind.
The only freedom that is of enduring importance is the freedom of intelligence, that is...
Anyone who has begun to think, places some portion of the world in jeopardy.
Education is a social process; education is growth; education is not a preparation for life...
Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart's desire.
When men think and believe in one set of symbols and act in ways which...
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
The greatest lesson we can learn from the past. . . is that freedom is...
Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
So long as the mother, Ignorance, lives, it is not safe for Science, the offspring,...