Charles Cooley Quote

To retire to the monastery, or the woods, or the sea, is to escape from the sharp suggestions that spur on ambition.


Human Nature and the Social Order (ed. Transaction Publishers, 1992) - ISBN: 9781412825689

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To retire to the monastery, or the woods, or the sea, is to escape from the sharp suggestions that spur on ambition.

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To retire to the monastery, or the woods, or the sea, is to escape from the sharp suggestions that spur on ambition.

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To retire to the monastery, or the woods, or the sea, is to escape from the sharp suggestions that spur on ambition.

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To retire to the monastery, or the woods, or the sea, is to escape from the sharp suggestions that spur on ambition.