HOW ROTE LEARNING KILLS CREATIVE THINKING
A lifetime of having to curb the expression of original thought culminates so often in there being nothing left to express
Liddel Hart quoted by Norman Dixon on page 162 of his book On The Psychology of Military Incompetence
Think about it.
Isn’t the present day rote learning type education system doing exactly this?
And so is the “do as you are told” management philosophy prevalent in most organisations.