John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton Quote

Ideas have a radiation and development, an ancestry and posterity of their own, in which men play the part of godfathers and godmothers more than that of legitimate parents.


In: Gertrude Himmelfard, Darwin and the Darwinian Revolution

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Ideas have a radiation and development, an ancestry and posterity of their own, in which men play the part of godfathers and godmothers more than...

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Ideas have a radiation and development, an ancestry and posterity of their own, in which men play the part of godfathers and godmothers more than...

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Ideas have a radiation and development, an ancestry and posterity of their own, in which men play the part of godfathers and godmothers more than...

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Ideas have a radiation and development, an ancestry and posterity of their own, in which men play the part of godfathers and godmothers more than...