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The Word of the Day – DISCIPLINE – Dewey

In The Word of the Day on September 7, 2012 at 5:01 pm

DISCIPLINE

“A person who is trained to consider his actions, to undertake them deliberately, is in so far forth disciplined. Add to this ability a power to endure in an intelligently chosen course in the face of distraction, confusion, and difficulty, and you have the essence of discipline”

John Dewey

Democracy and Education: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Education,

“New York: The Free Press”, 1916

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