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Quotation by Thomas Henry Huxley
A Liberal Education Lay Sermons, Addresses, and Reviews (1870) Aphorisms and Reflections selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #114 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #122 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907) from Reflection #228 selected by Henrietta A. Huxley, Macmillan (London, 1907)
We live in a world which is full of misery and ignorance, and the plain duty of each and all of us is to try to make the little corner he can influence somewhat less miserable and somewhat less ignorant than it was before he entered it.
Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–1895), British biologist. repr. In Collected Essays, vol. 1 (1893). "On the Physical Basis of Life," (1868).
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