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Fervor for Great Books and Big Ideas

Originally Posted on sajenkins, May 6, 2014

Read the letter by Christopher B. Nelson, Annapolis president, in The New York Times. Mr. Nelson responds to columnist David Brooks, who wonders how many schools prepare their students for "this kind of love" — a passionate intellectual and emotional life.

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"I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law."
- Aristotle