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Aphorisms on education

Aphorisms on education

selected from the works of the most celebrated English, French, and Latin writers, on that subject: ... In three parts: ...

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Published by printed by A. Strahan, for Longman and Rees in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1300, no. 08.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],214p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16891945M

From books — quotes and aphorisms. Quotes from books. Sort by date. And no wonder - the book is accompanied by a man for many centuries, their number is constantly growing, and we can safely say that the quotes from the books will not miss a priority. There are works that are literally crammed with memorable quotes, and there are those of. * Now, education, being de-sexualized, is pure trivia. You bubble in circles in a scantron, regurgitate the book or paraphrase the professor’s words back to him in an essay, or memorize phylum, orders, and species of taxonomic nonsense for scientific labs. You procrastinate when studying because you know that it is not knowledge, just trivia.

The author provides 79 short maxims on the nature of contemporary education. An aphorism is defined as a short pithy statement of truth as perceived by the author. As an introduction, 12 characteristics of aphorisms, a short historical survey of aphorisms, and examples by well-known writers are provided. Aphorisms, usually brief, may use words interestingly, may capture Author: Raymond H. Muessig.   Nietzsche loved aphorisms, and here we have collected 15 of his greatest hits. Some that you know, and some that should know. Taken as a whole, they can help give you an idea of his overall.

Jing Si Aphorisms or Still Thoughts by author Master Cheng Yen is a collection of her thoughts on Buddhist teachings and life lessons. Here are excerpts from this inspiring book. I’m using some of my photos as backdrop to bring you some of Master Cheng Yen's quotes. Aphorisms by Ben Franklin Ben Franklin wrote lots of aphorisms, or short witty sayings about life, hard work, education, integrity, and more. This activity will take a class period. It includes 40 Aphorisms with unique activity to get students moving .


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The Oxford Book Of Aphorisms is just such a book. A book of wisdom condensed into a multitude of pithy sentences. If you want to learn about the meaning of life and how to live then you could do a lot worse than spend some time reading this very book. I highly recommend it for anyone who wants to know what life is all by: This is a good little book of aphorisms and sayings from the 17th century by the founder of Pennsylvania, the Quaker William Penn.

I actually liked the short bio of Penn more than the aphorisms themselves, but there are definitely some gems in here. This author aphorisms By theme: Education We receive three educations, one from our parents, one from our schoolmasters, and one from the world. The.

Learning must be undertaken and is really profitable when the whole frame is held in a state where smiling can turn into laughter without interference, naturally, spontaneously." - Mark Reese, 'The Potent Self' by Moshe Feldenkrais. "Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere." - Chinese Proverb.

Aphorisms on Education Paperback – January 1, by Raymond Muessig (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Author: Raymond Muessig. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Your professors can make you a good engineer, a good historian, or a good reader of ancient Greek; they can’t make you a good person. Some will try. They will fail because there is no necessary connection between mental and moral strength.

The following statements are designed to make you a good student, but not a good person. If the latter happens, it is purely. Aphorisms — quotes and aphorisms. If we refer to dictionaries or encyclopedias, then we can see that aphorisms is a complete thought-forms that have depth of content, not always clear to everyone gathering, but very expressive - in the minimum amount they contain the maximum meaning, and usually aphorisms are literary handsome and laconic.

Aphorism is a statement of truth or opinion expressed in a concise and witty manner. The term is often applied to philosophical, moral, and literary principles. To qualify as an aphorism, it is necessary for a statement to contain a truth revealed in a terse manner.

Aphoristic statements are quoted in writings, as well as in our daily speech. ‘Aphorisms,’ he writes in the book, ‘are also at the heart of philosophical and religious texts, and we associate them with the names of the great sages and philosophers’.

His aim in the book was to take ‘the essential attributes of the form and then each chapter looks at. An aphorism is a brief saying or phrase that expresses an opinion or makes a statement of wisdom without the flowery language of a proverb.

Aphorism comes from a Greek word meaning "definition." The term was first coined by Hippocrates in a work appropriately titled Aphorisms. Aphorisms are often used to teach a lesson while speaking in plain. This author aphorisms By theme: Education Society A book is a mirror: if an ass peers into it, you can`t expect an apostle to look out.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg. Styles: Academic writing comes in many different styles, as in the style guide followed for a particular piece of writing. These style guides are created by professional entities devoted to the disciplines which they serve. In the Humanities, common styles include the Modern Language Association (MLA) style, Chicago style, and the Associated Press (AP) style.

In the sciences. Education is the answer to ignorance. Is ignorance the problem. The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. -- F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught. The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins.

- Explore jbohnhoff's board "Teaching Aphorisms" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Words, Inspirational quotes and Quotes pins. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. 6 other sections not shown. Other editions - View all. The Education of Man, Aphorisms Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi Snippet view - The Education of Man Heinrich Pestalozzi No preview available - The Education of Man.

One last question. Well, two questions, really. First, I don’t know of another book about aphorisms.

Your book seems to be unusual in zooming in on aphorisms. Secondly, when we look at the great thinkers and how often they’ve used aphorisms in the history of thought, it’s really strange that people haven’t written more about aphorisms. A few years ago, through the graces of an independent press, I put out a book of is, a collection of brief, disconnected, somewhat philosophical : James Guida.

20 Aphorisms A set of twenty inspiring aphorisms cards with short sentences and large truths. Aphorisms are short, pithy statements designed to provoke a thrill of recognition at valuable, amusing, dark and perhaps awkward truths. A collection of Articles, Papers, Poems, Books, Plays and Aphorisms on Politics, Science and Religion.Aphorism, a concise expression of doctrine or principle or any generally accepted truth conveyed in a pithy, memorable statement.

Aphorisms have been especially used in dealing with subjects that were late in developing their own principles or .Students will be work on an “Aphorisms Project” today.

In order to gain a deeper understanding of Franklin's writing, and cultural literacy into the short witty saying so many people throw around in response to adversity, students are provided with a list of Benjamin Franklin's aphorisms, directions for looking at these sayings today, project directions, and a list of "modern" Author: Christopher Arnett.