A stupid man's report

A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.

Bertrand Russell, The History of Western Philosophy, quoted from Lee Eisler, ed, The Quotable Bertrand Russell

Vocabulary Help

  • clever - inteligente
  • hear - ouvir
  • never - nunca
  • report - relatório
  • say - dizer
  • understand (understand, understood, understood) - entender


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