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    • Causing astonishment in; causing become astonished.
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astonishing in a quote

"Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts."

"It's astonishing what some women will put up with just to have a warm body. Some of the brightest women I know are just obsessed with that search. It's very sad."

"It was the drawing that led me to architecture, the search for light and astonishing forms."

"It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own."

"Hamlet is an astonishing intelligence."

"And, as I have said, it's made me think twice about the imagination. If the spirits aren't external, how astonishing the mediums become! Victor Hugo said of his voices that they were like his own mental powers multiplied by five."

"Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts."

"English girls' schools today providing the higher education are, so far as my knowledge goes, worthily representative of that astonishing rise in the intellectual standards of women which has taken place in the last half-century."

"Under these conditions it is not astonishing that learning was highly prized in fact, my parents made sacrifices to be able to give their children a good education."

"It is astonishing what an effort it seems to be for many people to put their brains definitely and systematically to work."

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