Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Kenneth B. Clark, fully Kenneth Bancroft Clark

American Psychologist and Educator, Professor at City College of New York, first black president of the American Psychological Association

"Children who are treated as if they are uneducatable almost invariably become uneducatable."

"All great civilizations, in their early stages, are based on success in war."

"We can destroy ourselves by cynicism and disillusion, just as effectively as by bombs."