We naturally associate democracy, to be sure, with freedom of action, but freedom of action without freed capacity of thought behind it is only chaos
Quote by John Dewey
To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to...
Man lives in a world of surmise, of mystery, of uncertainties.
Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live.
It (modern philosophy) certainly exacts a surrender of all supernaturalism and fixed dogma and rigid...
Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not a preparation for life;...
When men think and believe in one set of symbols and act in ways which...
Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and...
The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.
Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
The reactionaries are in possession of force, in not only the army and police, but...
By object is meant some element in the complex whole that is defined in abstraction...
The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been,...
To find out what one is fitted to do and to secure and opportunity to...
Education is not a preparation for life; education is life itself.
The outstanding problem of the Public is discovery and identification of itself
We only think when we are confronted with problems.
No man's credit is as good as his money.
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way...
Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart's desire.