«Life is not complex. We are complex. Life is simple, and the simple thing is the right thing.»Oscar Wilde

John Dewey Quotes

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«Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.» — John Dewey
«Arriving at one point is the starting point to another.» — John Dewey
«Were all instructors to realize that the quality of mental process, not the production of correct answers, is the measure of educative growth something hardly less than a revolution in teaching would be worked.» — John Dewey
«Scientific principles and laws do not lie on the surface of nature. They are hidden, and must be wrested from nature by an active and elaborate technique of inquiry.» — John Dewey
«The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.» — John Dewey
«Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.» — John Dewey
«Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.» — John Dewey
«Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.» — John Dewey
«Conflict is the gadfly of thought. It stirs us to observation and memory. It instigates to invention. It shocks us out of sheeplike passivity, and sets us at noting and contriving.» — John Dewey
«Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live.» — John Dewey
«Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes.» — John Dewey
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