Adam Ferguson Quote

Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations stumble upon establishments, which are indeed the result of human action, but not the execution of any human design.


PART III, SECTION II. - An Essay on the History of Civil Society (1767)

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Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations...

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Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations...

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Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations...

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Every step and every movement of the multitude, even in what are termed enlightened ages, are made with equal blindness to the future; and nations...