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The philosophic spirit of inquiry may be traced to brute curiosity, and that to the habit of examining all things in search of food. ---->>>

A religion so cheerless, a philosophy so sorrowful, could never have succeeded with the masses of mankind if presented only as a system of metaphysics. Buddhism owed its success to its catholic spirit and its beautiful morality. ---->>>

If we look into ourselves we discover propensities which declare that our intellects have arisen from a lower form; could our minds be made visible we should find them tailed. ---->>>


Nationality: Scottish
Born: 06-21, 2015
Die: 1875
Occupation: Historian

William Winwood Reade (26 December 1838 – 24 April 1875) was a British historian, explorer, and philosopher. His two best-known books, The Martyrdom of Man (1872) and The Outcast (1875), were included in the Thinker's Library.(wikipedia)