When people speak vaguely about generalists vs. specialists, they must mean by the generalist the philosopher, for he is the only kind of knower who embraces, or once embraced, all the specialties, possessing a subject matter, necessary to the specialties, which was realbeing or the goodand not just a collection of the matters of the specialties.

Allan David Bloom
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