The Place of Science in a Liberal Education

“In science men have discovered an activity of the very highest value in which they are no longer, as in art, dependent for progress upon the appearance of continually greater genius, for in science the successors stand upon the shoulders of their predecessors; where one man of supreme genius has invented a method, a thousand … More The Place of Science in a Liberal Education

Road to Serfdom

“Though the influences to which the trend of thought is subject in most civilised nations are to a large extent similar, they do not necessarily operate at the same time or at the same speed. Thus, by moving from one country to another, one may sometimes twice watch similar phases of intellectual development” – F.A. … More Road to Serfdom

Handy Prayer

“Here’s a prayer for you. Got a pencil?…’Protect me from knowing what I don’t need to know. Protect me from even knowing that there are things to know that I don’t know. Protect me from knowing that I decided not to know about the things I decided not to know about. Amen”. There’s another prayer that goes with … More Handy Prayer