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If men as individuals surrender to the call of their elementary instincts, avoiding pain and seeking satisfaction only for their own selves, the result for them all taken together must be a state of insecurity, of fear, and of promiscuous misery.
Albert Einstein (1879–1955), German-born U.S. theoretical physicist. Out of My Later Years, ch. 7 (1950).
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