He was one of the most supremely stupid men I have ever met. He taught me a great deal.
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But I think the most harmful change brought about by Victorian science in our attitude to nature lies in the demand that our relation with it must be purposive, industrious, always seeking greater knowledge.
I knew words were like chains, they held me back ... the act of description taints the description.
Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.
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The Federal Government is exploiting public fear to redefine the relationship between the rulers and the American people.