Let us read it out for the benefit of the company, who have not book-learning enough to decipher it for themselves.
Certainly the old contempt for "book-learning" is dying out.
Life in China is not wholly made up of book-learning and commerce.
Sports should be as carefully looked to in early education as book-learning.
Flanders had been the home of book-learning in very early times.
But Beach had no fondness for book-learning or fine clothes.
It's a shame to see a gentleman with your book-learning, and good gifts, wasting the advantages God has given him.
I dont pretend to have any book-learning; Im a practical man, and its not required.
“book-learning” has always been derided more or less by so-called “practical men”.
The book-learning is far more valuable when supplemented by practice.