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The quality of a university

The quality of a university is measured more by the kind of student it turns out than the kind it takes in.

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The elective system offered a bewildering

The elective system offered a bewildering freedom of choice, leaving some graduates with the impression that they had nibbled at dozens of canapés of knowledge and never had their fill.

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I am not impressed by the Ivy League

I am not impressed by the Ivy League establishments. Of course they graduate the best - it's all they'll take, leaving to others the problem of educating the country. They will give you an education the way the banks will give you money - provided you can prove to their satisfaction that you don't need it.

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The purpose of primary education

The purpose of primary education is the development of your weak characteristics; the purpose of university education, the development of your strong.

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The new appears as a minority point

The new appears as a minority point of view, and hence is unpopular. The function of a university is to give it a sanctuary.

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A liberal-arts education is supposed

A liberal-arts education is supposed to provide you with a value system, a standard, a set of ideas, not a job.

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