Re: A belated addition to the Science/Religion thread

From: Jim Fehlinger (
Date: Tue Mar 20 2001 - 05:59:30 MST

J Corbally wrote:
> >Jim Fehlinger wrote:
> > >
> > > This account was in the 1995 book _All-American Boy: A Memoir_ by... Scott Peck
> Ah, you scared me for a second there:)... It would be a very weird duality if
> [Scott Peck and M. Scott Peck had] been one and the same!

Yes, it certainly would.

This illustration also reminded me of the line in Oscar Wilde's
_The Importance of Being Earnest_, where Lady Bracknell says
to Mr. Worthing:

"I do not approve of anything that tampers with natural ignorance.
Ignorance is like a delicate exotic fruit; touch it and the bloom
is gone. The whole theory of modern education is radically unsound.
Fortunately in England, at any rate, education produces no effect

(full text at ).


Jim F.

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