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George Macaulay Trevelyan

Datum narození: 16. únor 1876
Datum úmrtí: 21. červenec 1962

George Macaulay Trevelyan byl historik.


„Škola produkuje mnoho lidí, kteří dovedou číst, ale nedovedou rozlišit, co za přečtení stojí a co ne.“

„Historie učí, že i největší osobnosti jsou nepostradatelné jen do své smrti.“


„Máme dva lékaře. Svou pravou a levou nohu.“

„Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.“

„Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading. a“

„We are the children of the earth and removed from her our spirit withers.“

„The poetry of history lies in the quasi-miraculous fact that once, on this familiar spot of ground, walked other men and women, as actual as we are today, thinking their own thoughts, swayed by their own passion, but now all gone, one generation vanishing after another, gone as utterly as we ourselves shall shortly be gone like ghosts at cock-crow.“

„Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading“

„Enlarged sympathy with children was one of the chief contributions made by the Victorian English to real civilization.“

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