Thursday, March 29, 2012

War or Civilization

Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education. Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.

~ Abraham Flexner, US educator, 1866 -1959

Here is how much you owe for the education you haven't received from the civilization you don't live in.