Bertrand Russell Quote

The first essential character [of civilization], I should say, is forethought. This, I would say, is what distinguishes men from brutes and adults from children.


The Quotable Bertrand Russell (ed. 1993)

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The first essential character [of civilization], I should say, is forethought. This, I would say, is what distinguishes men from brutes and adults...

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The first essential character [of civilization], I should say, is forethought. This, I would say, is what distinguishes men from brutes and adults...

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The first essential character [of civilization], I should say, is forethought. This, I would say, is what distinguishes men from brutes and adults...

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The first essential character [of civilization], I should say, is forethought. This, I would say, is what distinguishes men from brutes and adults...