A.J. Toynbee quotes

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History not used is nothing, for all intellectual life is action, like practical life, and if you don't use the stuff--well, it mi ...
Nationalism ... is the worship of the collective power of a local human community. Unlike the faith in progress through science, n ...
I regard the state of which I am a citizen as a public utility, like the organization that supplies me with water, gas, and electr ...
Love's way of dealing with us is different from conscience's way. Conscience commands; love inspires. What we do out of love, we d ...
America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair.
We have been God-like in our planned breeding of our domesticated plants and animals, but we have been rabbit-like in our unplanne ...
We human beings do have some genuine freedom of choice and therefore some effective control over our own destinies. I am not a det ...
Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
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