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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:14:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 Education would be so much more effective if its purpose were to ensure that by the time they leave school every boy and girl should know how much they don’t know, and be imbued with a lifelong desire to know it. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/education-would-be-so-much-more-effective/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/education-would-be-so-much-more-effective/#respond Tue, 01 Jun 2004 09:34:56 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/education-would-be-so-much-more-effective/feed/ 0 Most people exhibit what political scientists call the conservatism of the peasantry. Don’t lose what you’ve got. Don’t change. Don’t take a chance, because you might end up starving to death. Play it safe. Buy just as much as you need. Don’t waste time. When we think about risk, human beings and corporations realize in their heads that risks are necessary to grow, to survive. But when it comes down to keeping good people when the crunch comes, or investing money in something untried, only the brave reach deep into their pockets and play the game as it must be played. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/most-people-exhibit-what-political-scientists/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/most-people-exhibit-what-political-scientists/#respond Fri, 28 May 2004 12:25:47 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/most-people-exhibit-what-political-scientists/feed/ 0 But I have seen the science I worshiped and the airplane I loved destroying the civilization I expected them to serve. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/but-i-have-seen-the-science-i-worshiped-and/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/but-i-have-seen-the-science-i-worshiped-and/#respond Wed, 19 May 2004 16:20:48 +0000 https://www.pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=9087 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/but-i-have-seen-the-science-i-worshiped-and/feed/ 0 If your efforts are sometimes greeted with indifference, don’t lose heart. The sun puts on a wonderful show at daybreak, yet most of the people in the audience go on sleeping. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/if-your-efforts-are-sometimes-greeted-with/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/if-your-efforts-are-sometimes-greeted-with/#respond Sun, 09 May 2004 10:04:50 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/if-your-efforts-are-sometimes-greeted-with/feed/ 0 I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-have-never-let-my-schooling-interfere-with/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-have-never-let-my-schooling-interfere-with/#respond Thu, 29 Apr 2004 12:06:28 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-have-never-let-my-schooling-interfere-with/feed/ 0 I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-am-beginning-to-suspect-all-elaborate-and/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-am-beginning-to-suspect-all-elaborate-and/#respond Sat, 24 Apr 2004 05:13:17 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/i-am-beginning-to-suspect-all-elaborate-and/feed/ 0 Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/next-to-being-shot-at-and-missed-nothing/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/next-to-being-shot-at-and-missed-nothing/#respond Sat, 17 Apr 2004 16:07:14 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/next-to-being-shot-at-and-missed-nothing/feed/ 0 As long as mankind shall continue to bestow more liberal applause on their destroyers than on their benefactors, the thirst of military glory will ever be the vice of the most exalted characters https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/as-long-as-mankind-shall-continue-to-bestow/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/as-long-as-mankind-shall-continue-to-bestow/#respond Sun, 11 Apr 2004 05:40:00 +0000 https://www.pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=9087 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/as-long-as-mankind-shall-continue-to-bestow/feed/ 0 Always do right – this will gratify some and astonish the rest. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/always-do-right-this-will-gratify-some/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/always-do-right-this-will-gratify-some/#respond Wed, 07 Apr 2004 02:28:07 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/always-do-right-this-will-gratify-some/feed/ 0 Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality. https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/imagination-is-the-one-weapon-in-the-war/ https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/imagination-is-the-one-weapon-in-the-war/#respond Tue, 06 Apr 2004 09:56:16 +0000 https://pitara.com/?post_type=quotes&p=12130 https://www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/quotes-for-kids/imagination-is-the-one-weapon-in-the-war/feed/ 0