James Fenimore Cooper Quote

Some changes of language are to be regretted, as they lead to false inferences, and society is always a loser by mistaking names for things.


On Language - The American Democrat (1838)

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Some changes of language are to be regretted, as they lead to false inferences, and society is always a loser by mistaking names for things.

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Some changes of language are to be regretted, as they lead to false inferences, and society is always a loser by mistaking names for things.

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Some changes of language are to be regretted, as they lead to false inferences, and society is always a loser by mistaking names for things.

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Some changes of language are to be regretted, as they lead to false inferences, and society is always a loser by mistaking names for things.