Knowledge Management; Whitehead, Alfred North: The Wit and Wisdom of Alfred North Whitehead: Knowledge does not keep any better than fish .... and much more 2003.

Education - The students are alive, and the purpose of education is to stimulate and guide their self-development. It follows as a corollary from this premise, that the teachers also should be alive with living thoughts. (A.E. p. v) - Education is the acquisition of the art of the utilisation of kn...

THEMES: Knowledge Management | Whitehead, Alfred North
YEAR: 2003
PERM. URL: http://gcc.upb.de/K-Pool/stink-fish
 
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Ideas won't keep; something must be done about them." ~ Alfred North Whitehead

Alfred North Whitehead
Knowledge does not keep any better than fish.
You may he dealing with knowledge of the old species, with some old truth; but somehow or other it must come to the students, as it were, just drawn out of the sea and with the freshness of its immediate importance. (A.E. p. 147)

Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.