Beware the Professors

“Professional intellectuals will often chastise the character of their nation without recognizing that their profitable occupations have been made possible by the existing power and prosperity of their country.  They are reminiscent of someone who publicly thanks God for his existence as a preacher of sexual abstinence, while forgetting how his father and mother produced him.” Remembered Past; On History, Historians, and Historical Knowledge, by John Lukacs, Chapter II, Page 197, edited by Mark G. Malvasi and Jeffrey O. Nelson, ISI Books, Wilmington, Delaware, © 2005 ISI Books.

About Michael

Retired military officer; retired Air Force civil servant; retired executive, DS Information Systems Corporation; writer; researcher; reader and avid yachtsman.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.