Robert M. Hutchins on Unread Books

“To put an end to the spirit of inquiry that has characterized the West it is not necessary to burn the books. All we have to do is to leave them unread for a few generations.”

— Robert M. Hutchins, The Great Conversation: The Substance of a Liberal Education

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  • dancingwriter

    Well said.