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Quotation by James Thurber
Art—the one achievement of Man which has made the long trip up from all fours seem well advised.
James Thurber (1894–1961), U.S. humorist, illustrator. Also included in Clifton Fadiman, I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Certain Eminent Men and Women of Our Time (1939). Forum and Century (June 1939).
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