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Quotation by Jacques Maritain
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I don't see America as a mainland, but as a sea, a big ocean. Sometimes a storm arises, a formidable current develops, and it seems it will engulf everything. Wait a moment, another current will appear and bring the first one to naught.
Jacques Maritain (1882–1973), French philosopher. Reflections on America, ch. 4 (1948).
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