VALUES

By What Measure?

“So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.” ~ Bertrand Russell

Ed Newman
3 min readMar 13, 2023

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That’s quite a statement Bertrand Russell asserts. On one level it reveals a value system that is common among many intellectuals. Intelligence has high value.

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Ed Newman

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