Quote from Doug Wilson's Blog post: BioLogos, Respectability, and Classical Christian Education:
As we labor to establish our schools, as we strive for academic
excellence — which we should continue to do — we are looking to put
points on the scoreboard. We can want recognition, which is a tool we
can use, without wanting full approval, which is a weapon they can use.
The most we want should come in the form backhanded compliments. “And as
he was saying these things in his defense, Festus said with a loud
voice, “Paul, you are out of your mind; your great learning is driving
you out of your mind”” (Acts 26:24, ESV). Festus had just discovered that Paul believed the Lord told Noah to build him an arky, arky.