John M. Merriman Quotes
“To be an anarchist is to leave the beaten paths on which for hundreds of years generations of sheep have walked without reflection, break with routines, reject commonly held believes, be contemptuous of public opinion, have disdain for rejecting smiles and treacherous laughs, insults, and calomnies.”
John M. Merriman
- Date of birth: June 15, 1946
- Born: in Oregon, The United States.
- Description: John Merriman is Charles Seymour Professor of History at Yale University. Born in Oregon, he received his B.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Michigan. Merriman received Yale University’s Harwood F. Byrnes/Richard B. Sewall Teaching Prize in 2000, and was awarded a Docteur Honoris Causa in France in 2002, and the “Medal of Meritorious Service to Polish Education” (Medal Kimisji Edukacji Narodowej) awarded by the Ministry of Education of Poland in 2009.