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By all modern inventions and progress in science , by better hygiene C the
conditions of life for all classes , to make life fuller , richer , healthier , and happier
for all citizens , and greatly to reduce the difference between the poor and the rich
better . I wonder what . Possibly , in future ages , the power to vote and govern
will not be regarded as a right , but as a distinction , to be acquired by service or
merit . This may suggest that I have but little respect for the sacred principle of ...
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than to lie . I believe that it is better to be
free than to be a slave . And I believe that it is better to know than to be ignorant .
JULIA PETERKIN IT is not easy to discover within myself H . L . MENCKEN 193.
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Autobiographical essays by Einstein, Bertrand Russell, Dewey, Dreiser, H.G. Wells, Nansen, James Jeans, Babbitt, Arthur Keith, James Adams, H.L. Mencken, Julia Peterkin, Lewis Mumford, G.J. Nathan, Hu ... Read full review