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The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust.
And makes mere sots of magistrates;
The fumes of it invade the brain,
And make men giddy, proud and vain.
The more unpopular an opinion is, the more necessary it is that the holder should be somewhat punctilious in his observance of conventionalities generally.
He that complies against his will, Is of his own opinion still.
There should be some schools
to which people are sent
if they are too good
to be practical.
Samuel Butler Quotes 1-5 out of 5
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