Humbling Knowledge

Posted: July 12, 2016 in Thought for the Day
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“But we live in a time, in a culture, in the West, now, which is very future oriented and really believe in progress.  And we believe somehow that progress means that what we add to knowledge means that we actually supersede previous knowledge….  So, I would say there is something humbling about confronting the past on its own terms.” -Abby Smith Rumsey

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