The habit of looking to the future and thinking that the whole meaning of the present lies in what it will bring forth is a pernicious one. There can be no value in the whole unless there is value in the parts.
(Conquest of Happiness, 1930)

Bertrand Russell



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I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
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