“Spend the years of learning squandering
Courage for the years of wandering
Through a world politely turning
From the loutishness of learning.”
Samuel Beckett, “Gnome” in Dublin Magazine Vol. 9 (1934), p. 8
More on my “close the universities” theme. If academic research was achieving anything at all, even if most of it is false:
then, at an absolute minimum, the articles should be read by the peer community.