"The object of all good literature is to purge the soul of its petty troubles." ~ P.G. Wodehouse

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Quote on Teaching

"The whole are of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards."

-- Anatole France, The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (1920) as cited in Susan Vanzanten, Joining the Mission: A Guide for (Mainly) New College Faculty (Eerdmans, 2011) 54-55.

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