[W]e are unintentionally teaching a generation of students three ”great untruths.” They are:

  • The great untruth of fragility: What doesn’t kill you makes you weaker.
  • The great untruth of emotional reasoning: Your feelings are always right.
  • The great untruth of us versus them: Life is a battle between good people and evil people.

Greg Lukianoff, Catching up with ‘Coddling’ part one: Introduction.

Lukianoff is, with Jonathan Haidt, author of The Coddling of the American Mind