Thomas Robert Malthus Quote

A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.


Parallel Chapters from the First and Second Editions of An Essay on the Principle of Population (ed. 1798)

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A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.

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A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.

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A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.

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A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him.