The killing of nature from global warming nears as society makes a mockery of Rousseau’s idea:
Reason developed and cultivated will always be the most powerful curb to the passions: this is the compass of all mankind.
(Quoted from page 111 of the Sanuterer's copy of A Thousand Flashes of French Wit, Wisdom, and Wickedness, by J. De Finod. D. Appleton and Company, 1903.)
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