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Quotation by Ludwig Wittgenstein
If a person tells me he has been to the worst places I have no reason to judge him; but if he tells me it was his superior wisdom that enabled him to go there, then I know he is a fraud.
Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889–1951), Austrian philosopher. Conversation, 1930, ch. 6, Personal Recollections, ed. Rush Rhees (1981).
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