10 inspirational mortimer j. adler quotes on success

  • Not to engage in the pursuit of ideas is to live like ants instead of like men.
  • Unless we love and are loved, each of us is alone, each of us is deeply lonely.
  • The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
  • In the case of good books, the point is not how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.
  • True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.
  • Freedom is the emancipation from the arbitrary rule of other men.
  • Ask others about themselves, at the same time, be on guard not to talk too much about yourself.
  • A lecture has been well described as the process whereby the notes of the teacher become the notes of the student without passing through the mind of either.
  • The telephone book is full of facts, but it doesn’t contain a single idea.
  • If you never ask yourself any questions about the meaning of a passage, you cannot expect the book to give you any insight you do not already possess.
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