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False facts are highly injurious to the progress of science, for they often endure long but false views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for every one takes a salutary pleasure in proving their falseness."
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while."
The modern mind is in complete disarray. Knowledge has stretched itself to the point where neither the world nor our intelligence can find any foot-hold. It is a fact that we are suffering from nihilism."
Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are at the mercy of those who have none."