Thursday, December 26, 2013
"I was certainly cleverer than they, but they had the immeasurable advantage that they were right—an advantage that they did not throw away by resorting to the bad philosophy and apologetics then sometimes taught in Catholic schools.
Peter Geach, as quoted by John Schwenkler on dotCommonweal, 24 December 2013. Schwenkler cites "Philosophical Autobiography," Peter Geach: Philosophical Encounters, ed. Harry A. Lewis (Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1991).