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Quotes By Robert Maynard Hutchins


Famous Quotes & Quotations By Robert Maynard Hutchins:

A civilization in which there is not a continuous controversy about important issues is on the way to totalitarianism and death.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: Society.

A liberal education... frees a man from the prison-house of his class, race, time, place, background, family and even his nation.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: College, Education.

A student can win twelve letters at a university without learning how to write one.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: College, Learning.

Anybody who feels at ease in the world today is a fool.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: Society, Stupidity.

Democracy has not failed; the intelligence of the race has failed before the problems the race has raised.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: Democracy, Intelligence.

Freedom of inquiry, freedom of discussion, and freedom of teaching - without these a university cannot exist.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: College, Freedom, Teaching.

It has been said that we have not had the three R's in America, we had the six R's: remedial readin', remedial 'ritin', remedial rithmetic.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: America, Education.

My idea of education is to unsettle the minds of the young and inflame their intellects.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: College, Education, Ideas.

The most distressing aspect of the world into which you are going is its indifference to the basic issues, which now, as always, are moral issues.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: Morality, Society.

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: College, Education.

We call Japanese soldiers fanatics when they die rather than surrender, whereas American soldiers who do the same thing are called heroes.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: War.

Whenever I feel like exercise I lie down until the feeling passes.
~ Robert Maynard Hutchins Quotes - Category: Exercise.

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