Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. about enlightenment (“The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table”, 1858) - It was that of the mind of a bigot to the pupil of the eye; the more light you pour on it, the more it contracts.
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It was that of the mind of a bigot to the pupil of the eye; the more light you pour on it, the more it contracts.
 Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (1858). copy citation

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