Quote by Noah Webster


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#2

Great quote. The fact that I had to look up Noah Webster groves his point that much more. I face palmed when I read what he is most famous for.

The Dictionary


#3

You can excuse your not knowing of Noah Webster; the average US high school senior cannot find the US on an unmarked globe, but could probably tell you Beyonce’s bust size.


#4

I started doing this when I realized I did not know as much as I thought I did.


#5

Your posts have got me reading a whole lot more. I probably spent a good 30 minutes reading about Noah Webster. What an amazing American that too few know about. Besides the dictionary…textbooks! Something we take for granted just like the dictionary. But as @docgreen2010 said most people are more concerned with the antics of trashy rappers and movie stars who in comparison have accomplished nothing.