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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 ...
|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.
|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 ...
|Hoffer, Eric Naivete in grownups is often charming; but when coupled with vanity |
it is indistinguishable from stupidity. - Hoffer, Eric When people are free to do as
they please, they usually imitate each other. - Hoffer, Eric It almost seems that ...
|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.|
|In The Blank Slate, Steven Pinker, one of the world's leading experts on language and the mind, explores the idea of human nature and its moral, emotional, and political colorings.|
|He shows how religion fuels war, foments bigotry, and abuses children, buttressing his points with historical and contemporary evidence. The God Delusion makes a compelling case that belief in God is not just wrong but potentially deadly.|