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One age misunderstands another; and a petty age misunderstands all the others in its own ugly way.
One age misunderstands another; and a petty age misunderstands all the others in its own ugly way.Rate this quote: Send
What moves men of genius, or rather what inspires their work, is not new ideas, but their obsession with the idea that what has already been said is still not enough.Rate this quote: Send
There will always be some people who think for themselves, even among the self-appointed guardians of the great mass who, after having thrown off the yoke of immaturity themselves, will spread about them the spirit of a reasonable estimate of their own value and of the need for every man to think for himself.Rate this quote: Send
I happen to prefer champagne to ditchwater, but there is no reason to suppose that the cosmos does.Rate this quote: Send
Every extension of knowledge arises from making the conscious the unconscious.Rate this quote: Send