|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 ...
Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|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.
|"This book is for teachers who have good days and bad --and whose bad days bring the suffering that comes only fromsomething one loves.|
|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.|
|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 ...|
|Eric Hoffer--one of America's most important thinkers and the author of The True Believer--lived for years as a Depression Era migratory worker.|