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I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry, and porcelain.

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John Adams

2nd President of the United States (1735-1826)

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    我必须学习政治和战争,我的儿子们可以自由地学习数学和哲学。我的儿子应该学习数学和哲学,地理,自然历史,海军建筑,航海,商业和农业,以便让他们的孩子有权学习绘画,诗歌,音乐,建筑,雕像,挂毯和瓷器。

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