and challenge the very best that is in those whom you lead.
If you were to destroy in mankind the belief in immortality, not only love but every living force maintaining the life of the world would at once be dried up. Moreover, nothing then would be immoral, everything would be permissible, even cannibalism.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.
Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?