Stanford Prison Study Essay
Pick two of the following aphorisms then interpret and reflect upon it. Do you think it’s true – why or why not?
*Absolute power corrupts absolutely. ~Lord Acton*Lost time is never found again. ~Benjamin Franklin*Nothing great was ever accomplished without enthusiasm. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson*Believe nothing you hear, and only half of what you see. ~Mark Twain*That which does not destroy us makes us stronger. ~Friedrich Nietzsche*It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. ~Albert Einstein*No one ever gossips about the virtue of others. ~Bertrand Russell*The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. ~William Faulkner*Life’s Tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late. ~Benjamin Franklin*The simplest questions are the hardest to answer. ~Northrop Frye*Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind. ~Rudyard Kipling