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Quotation by G.C. Lichtenberg
Rational free spirits are the light brigade who go on ahead and reconnoitre the ground which the heavy brigade of the orthodox will eventually occupy.
G.C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg (1742–1799), German physicist, philosopher. "Notebook H," aph. 36, Aphorisms (written 1765-1799), trans. by R.J. Hollingdale (1990).
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