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|Naivete in grown ups is often charming; but when coupled with vanity it is |
indistinguishable from stupidity. Eric Hoffer The only cure for vanityislaughter,
and the only fault that is laughable is vanity. Henri Bergson Censorship is the
height of ...
|Hoffer, Eric The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over |
the heads of the majority in the middle. ... Hoffer, Eric Naivete in grownups is
often charming; but when coupled with vanity it is indistinguishable from stupidity.
|Hazlitt, William Naivete in grownups is often charming; but when coupled with |
vanity it is indistinguishable from stupidity. - Hoffer, Eric Most ignorance is
evincible ignorance. We don't know because we don't want to know. - Huxley,
Aldous A ...
|Brilish Labour polili- cian. Speech. 14 July 1960. lo Married Women's Associalion|
. House of Commons, London. NAIVETE 1 Naivete in grownups is often charming
; but when coupled with vanity it is indistinguishable from stupidity.
|Such impediments set limits to inquiry and mean that while we can always extend our existing knowledge-variability here is infinite-there are things that we will never know.|
|This book displays the striking creativity and profound insight that characterized Freire's work to the very end of his life-an uplifting and provocative exploration not only for educators, but also for all that learn and live.|
|Self-taught, his appetite for knowledge--history, science, mankind--formed the basis of his insight to human nature. The Passionate State of Mind is a collection of timeless aphorisms taken from his brilliant writings.|
|A non-technical account of recent astronomical research makes all that is known about the universe accessible to the average reader, in a study that integrates scientific personalities with hard facts, vivid explanations, and authoritative ...|
|The Temper of Our Time examines the influence of the juvenile mentality, the rise of automation, the black revolution, the regression of the back-to-nature movement, the intellectual vs. learning, and other relevent issues.|
|The True Believer -- the first and most famous of his books -- was made into a bestseller when President Eisenhower cited it during one of the earliest television press conferences.Completely relevant and essential for understanding the ...|