Henry David Thoreau Quote

For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has wisdom and practical talent enough to avail himself of the light which it sheds on the science of legislation?


Civil Disobedience (1849)

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For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has...

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For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has...

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For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has...

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For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has...