Lewis Mumford Quote

The last step in parental love involves the release of the beloved; the willful cutting of the cord that would otherwise keep the child in a state of emotional dependence.


The Conduct of Life (1951)

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The last step in parental love involves the release of the beloved; the willful cutting of the cord that would otherwise keep the child in a state of ...

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The last step in parental love involves the release of the beloved; the willful cutting of the cord that would otherwise keep the child in a state of ...

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The last step in parental love involves the release of the beloved; the willful cutting of the cord that would otherwise keep the child in a state of ...

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The last step in parental love involves the release of the beloved; the willful cutting of the cord that would otherwise keep the child in a state of ...