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The Definition of Insanity is...

The Definition of Insanity is... | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Where did this saying come from? It's attributed to Albert Einstein (probably not (link is external)), Benjamin Franklin (probably not (link is external)), Mark Twain (probably not (link is external)) and mystery writer Rita Mae Brown (probably so (link is external)) who used it in her novel Sudden Death (link is external). It's not clear who said it first, but according to at least one blogger (link is external) it's "the dumbest thing a smart person ever said." The catchy saying has gathered steam in the past few years (example I (link is external), II (link is external), III (link is external)), and regardless of the source, it's gotten a lot of mileage.
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I totally agree with the statement above.I found this article while researching my own response to this ridiculous statement. 

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Here's The Full Definition Of The Most Complex Word In The English Language

Here's The Full Definition Of The Most Complex Word In The English Language | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Here's the full definition of "set," the most complex word in the English language.
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