Mortimer Adler Quote: “The telephone book is full of…”

The telephone book is full of facts, but it doesn’t contain a single idea.

Mortimer Adler

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Name: Mortimer Adler
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: American
Birthday: December 28, 1902
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