Hugo Diemer Quote

Students are here not for service or for culture, but for the selfish end of preparing for salary to come. Constantly I hear them asking, 'If I change over to your course, what kind of a job will it help me to get when I graduate?' Students are weighing every subject they take on the scales of jobs to come.


Hugo Diemer, cited in: Michael Bezilla (June 1985). "Shaping a Modern College". Penn State: An Illustrated History. Pennsylvania State University Press.

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Students are here not for service or for culture, but for the selfish end of preparing for salary to come. Constantly I hear them asking, 'If I...

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Students are here not for service or for culture, but for the selfish end of preparing for salary to come. Constantly I hear them asking, 'If I...

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Students are here not for service or for culture, but for the selfish end of preparing for salary to come. Constantly I hear them asking, 'If I...

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Students are here not for service or for culture, but for the selfish end of preparing for salary to come. Constantly I hear them asking, 'If I...