"The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Mortimer Adler on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Mortimer Adler on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Mortimer Adler on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Mortimer Adler on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Mortimer Adler on Oscar Wilde
"Unless we love and are loved, each of us is alone, each of us is deeply lonely."
"One of the embarrassing problems for the early nineteenth-century champions of the Christian faith was that not one of the first six Presidents of the United States was an orthodox Christian."
"Freedom is the emancipation from the arbitrary rule of other men."
"Aristotle uses a mother's love for her child as the prime example of love or friendship."
"Conjugal love, or the friendship of spouses, can persist even after sexual desires have weakened, withered, and disappeared."