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Leslie Stephen - Quotes

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Walking is the natural recreation for a man who desires not absolutely to suppress his intellect but to turn it out to play for a season. All great men of letters have therefore been enthusiastic walkers. ---->>>

Chance is a name for our ignorance. ---->>>

Every man who says frankly and fully what he thinks is doing a public service. ---->>>

The truth cannot be asserted without denouncing the falsehood. ---->>>

If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt.

If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt.

If you wish at once to do nothing and be respectable nowadays, the best pretext is to be at work on some profound study. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: November 28, 1832
Birthplace:
Die: 02-22, 1904
Occupation: Author
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Sir Leslie Stephen KCB (28 November 1832 – 22 February 1904) was an English author, critic, historian, biographer, and mountaineer, and father of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell.(wikipedia)