Active, persistent, and careful consideration of any belief or supposed form of knowledge in the light of the grounds that support it, and the further conclusions to which it tends, constitutes reflective thought.

Dewey j., 1991, how wew thinki, prometheus books, p6 ny



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Best one liner from ‘The Meaning of Life’ pages:

Education is the best provision for the journey into old age.

Now as an educator I particularly like this one. I am a firm believer that an active mind fends off the memory losses – as much as it can – and that keeping the brain active makes for a happier life.