Admiral Rickover and TV

Rickover said concerning TV and study: “If God gave me the opportunity at your age to know what I know now, I’d study a lot harder than I did. No youngster at this time should waste the time he spends in school. Our children spend only one-sixth of their time in school, the same amount of time they waste on television. I advise these young citizens not to look at television. It is one of the most baneful influences in this country.”

We are living in an age when people will admit there is a lot of sense to the above but let the chil­dren keep on as they are now going anyway. Why? Because the “kids want it that way, ” and whatever they want, you know, is what happens in the average American home today!

- The Voice of Evangelism

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