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Ideas have Consequences

August 30, 2009

Schools rule the world.

Martin Luther, Table Talk

Let me control the textbooks and I will control the state. The state will take youth and give to youth its own education and its own upbringing. Your child belongs to us already….what are you?

Hitler

The philosophy of the classroom today will be the philosophy of government tomorrow.

Abraham Lincoln

The actions of men proceed from their opinions; and in the well governing of men’s opinions consists the well governing of their actions, in order to their peace and concord.

Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, II, 18

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