Samuel Butler (novelist) Quote

There is one class of mind that loves to lean on rules and definitions, and another that discards them as far as possible. A faddist will generally ask for a definition of faddism, and one who is not a faddist will be impatient of being asked to give one.


The Note-books of Samuel Butler: Easyread Large Edition (ed. 2008)

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There is one class of mind that loves to lean on rules and definitions, and another that discards them as far as possible. A faddist will generally...

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There is one class of mind that loves to lean on rules and definitions, and another that discards them as far as possible. A faddist will generally...

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There is one class of mind that loves to lean on rules and definitions, and another that discards them as far as possible. A faddist will generally...

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There is one class of mind that loves to lean on rules and definitions, and another that discards them as far as possible. A faddist will generally...