QotD: “the expectations of idiots”

There is plenty of evidence to show that boys have their quiet contemplation and girls their physical exuberance leeched out of them by the expectations of idiots, but no evidence at all for the central idiocy itself.

Zoe Williams (this is rather out of context, since it comes from an unfavorable review of a book on education, but I like the wording a lot).

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