Education should have two objects: first, to give definite knowledge, reading and writing, language and mathematics, and so on; secondly, to create those mental habits which will enable people to acquire knowledge and form sound judgments for themselves.

Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) English mathematician and philosopher
Sceptical Essays, 12 (1928)
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