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Born: June 30, 1930 (age 85)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Economist

Bio: Thomas Sowell is an American economist, social theorist, political philosopher, and author. A National Humanities Medal winner, he advocates laissez-faire economics and writes from a conservative and libertarian perspective. He is currently the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.

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Academic education is the act of memorizing things read in books, and things told by college professors who got their education mostly by memorizing things read in books.

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