H.L. Mencken

“The plain fact is that education is itself a form of propaganda - a deliberate scheme to outfit the pupil, not with the capacity to weigh ideas, but with a simple appetite for gulping ideas ready-made. The aim is to make 'good' citizens, which is to say, docile and uninquisitive citizens.”


H.L. Mencken
Read more quotes from H.L. Mencken


Share this quote:
Twitter icon

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

64 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote


All Quotes
My Quotes
Add A Quote



Browse By Tag

More...