Quote This: Galileo on knowledge from within

Galileo Galilei. Portrait by Ottavio Leoni. De...

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.

Galileo Galilei

Still Cinder’s favourite scientist. “Because he was sort of an ass, wasn’t he, Mom? But right. That’s pretty awesome.”

I think also perhaps still my favourite scientist. Because he had guts. Vision. And clearly so much imagination…

This week on Nothing By The Book, read how Cinder and co played their gullible mother.

From the archives at nothing By The Book, I think you–yes, you–need to read about simple birthday parties. As I plan one that involves paint ball guns…


2 responses to “Quote This: Galileo on knowledge from within

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