In Defense of Liberal Arts

“How many Ph.D.s in philosophy do I need to subsidize?”

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As people do better, they start voting like Republicans – unless they have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be too much of a good thing. -Karl Rove
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“The Affluent Society” and lessons not being learned.

“The economic costs of progress are, however, even less severe than its cultural consequences. Machine industry does not necessarily call for less intelligence on the part of the workers. But it does require a peculiarly narrow and mechanical process of thought and it discourages all other.”
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