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John Dewey's Profile

Brief about John Dewey: By info that we know John Dewey was born at 1970-01-01. And also John Dewey is American Philosopher.

Some John Dewey's quotes. Goto "John Dewey's quotation" section for more.

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.

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To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.

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The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.

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Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.

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Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.

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To me faith means not worrying.

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The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.

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Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.

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We only think when we are confronted with problems.

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The belief that all genuine education comes about through experience does not mean that all experiences are genuinely or equally educative.

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Anyone who has begun to think, places some portion of the world in jeopardy.

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Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind.

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The path of least resistance and least trouble is a mental rut already made. It requires troublesome work to undertake the alternation of old beliefs.

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Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.

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Just as a flower which seems beautiful and has color but no perfume, so are the fruitless words of the man who speaks them but does them not.

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One lives with so many bad deeds on one's conscience and some good intentions in one's heart.

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Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.

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Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home.

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Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live.

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Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis.

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