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Quotation by Salvador Dali
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New York, you are an Egypt! But an Egypt turned inside out. For she erected pyramids of slavery to death, and you erect pyramids of democracy with the vertical organ-pipes of your skyscrapers all meeting at the point of infinity of liberty!
Salvador Dali (1904–1989), Spanish painter. The Secret Life of Salvador Dali, ch. 11 (1948).
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