Quotation by Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt

If we glance at the most important revolutions in history, we see at once that the greatest number of these originated in the periodical revolutions of the human mind.
Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt (1767–1835), German statesman and philologist. The Limits of State Action, ch. 16 (written 1792, first publ. 1854), trans. and ed. J.W. Burrow (1969).
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