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  •  Is it possible to educate a person ... (1+ / 0-)
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    into becoming a Mozart?  I don't see how.  Either one has talent naturally or one does not.  Education may enhance a talent, but it cannot create it, no matter how dedicated the student and teacher may be.

    "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I am not sure about the universe." -- Albert Einstein

    by Neuroptimalian on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 04:34:56 PM PDT

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    •  Lack of education can, however, cause (1+ / 0-)
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      a Mozart to go through life without making use of his gifts.

      The founding fathers knew of the mutually corrupting influences of Church and state, wisely sending them to opposite corners.

      by emidesu on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 09:14:17 PM PDT

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