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Quotation by Edgar Allan Poe
"We should have to be God ourselves!"MWith a phrase so startling as this yet ringing in my ears, I nevertheless venture to demand if this our present ignorance of the Deity is an ignorance to which the soul is everlastingly condemned.
Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849), U.S. author. Eureka, George P. Putnam (1848).
Prohibitions firing ambition.
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