/files/images/authors/picture/abraham-flexner_quotes.png

Abraham Flexner - Quotes

There are 2 quotes by Abraham Flexner at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by Abraham Flexner from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both. ---->>>

Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education... no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: November 13, 1866
Birthplace:
Die: 09-21, 1959
Occupation: Educator
Website:

Abraham Flexner (November 13, 1866 – September 21, 1959) was an American educator, best known for his role in the 20th century reform of medical and higher education in the United States and Canada. After founding and directing a college-preparatory school in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, Flexner published a critical assessment of the state of the American educational system in 1908 titled The American College: A Criticism (wikipedia)