Joseph J. Dewey
He who denies the existence of a truth because it sounds negative creates a vacuum that draws the darkness unto him.
No earthly teacher is flawless. If you limit yourself to learning according to the exact mindset of the teacher, you will also inherit his flaws.
In the true student-teacher relationship authority is only recognized because it is earned.
If we believe we have no control, we acquiesce our real power, become subject to the decisions of others, and become like a leaf floating helplessly down a current of other people's decisions.
He who stands in the true middle is seen as an extremist by the real extremists.