Bertrand Russell Quote

The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages, or even to most civilized men.


Ch. 1: Mysticism and Logic - Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays (1918)

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The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages,...

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The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages,...

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The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages,...

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The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages,...