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    It is sentimentalism to assume that the teaching of life can always be fitted to the child’s interests, just as it is empty formalism to force the child to parrot the formulas of adult society. Interests can be created and stimulated.
    Jerome S. Bruner (20th century)

    It is sentimentalism to assume that the teaching of life can always be fitted to the child’s interests, just as it is empty formalism to force the child to parrot the formulas of adult society. Interests can be created and stimulated.
    Jerome S. Bruner (20th century)

    Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
    —Jennie Jerome Churchill (1854–1921)

    One seeks to equip the child with deeper, more gripping, and subtler ways of knowing the world and himself.
    —Jerome S. Bruner (20th century)