Very little of the great cruelty shown by men can really be attributed to cruel instinct. Most of it comes from thoughtlessness or inherited habit. Extract from 'Memories of childhood and youth.'
Quote by Albert Schweitzer
From native simplicity we arrive at more profound simplicity.
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A week is a long time in politics.