Quotation by Ralph Waldo Emerson

All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Address, July 18, 1867. "Progress of Culture," Letters and Social Aims (1876).

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