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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteWhen the philosopher's argument becomes tedious, complicated, and opaque, it is usually a sign that he is attempting to prove as true to the intellect what is plainly false to common sense

 Edward Abbey quotes (American Writer whose works, set primarily in the southwestern United States, reflect an uncompromising environmentalist philosophy. 1927-1989)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteOur 'neoconservatives' are neither new nor conservative, but old as Babylon and evil as Hell

 Edward Abbey quotes (American Writer whose works, set primarily in the southwestern United States, reflect an uncompromising environmentalist philosophy. 1927-1989)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThere is only one thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, and that is to contradict other philosophers.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteAbolition of a woman's right to abortion, when and if she wants it, amounts to compulsory maternity: a form of rape by the State.
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteMay your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.
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 Edward Abbey quotes (American Writer whose works, set primarily in the southwestern United States, reflect an uncompromising environmentalist philosophy. 1927-1989)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteSociety is like a stew. If you don't stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteBelief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThe missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quotePhilosophy is to the real world as masturbation is to sex

 Karl Marx quotes (German political Philosopher and revolutionary, 1818-1883)

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