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Quotations From W. WINWOOD READE

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  • 1.
    Artistic genius is an expansion of monkey imitativeness.
    W. Winwood Reade (1838-1875), British traveler, author. The Martyrdom of Man, ch. 3 (1872).
  • 2.
    The philosophic spirit of inquiry may be traced to brute curiosity, and that to the habit of examining all things in search of food.
    W. Winwood Reade (1838-1875), British traveler, author. "Materials of Human History," ch. 3, The Martyrdom of Man (1872).

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  • 3.
    If we look into ourselves we discover propensities which declare that our intellects have arisen from a lower form; could our minds be made visible we should find them tailed.
    W. Winwood Reade (1838-1875), British traveler, author. "Materials of Human History," ch. 3, The Martyrdom of Man (1872).
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