January 2, 2012 Post 4

ما يستنتجه الحمقى من كلام الأذكياء هو دائماً أبعد ما يكون عن الدقة، ذلك أن الأحمق يترجم دون وعيٍ ما يسمعه إلى ما بإستطاعته أن يفهمه

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

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