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Robin G. Collingwood Quotes

(1889-1943), British Historian, Philosopher

Perfect freedom is reserved for the man who lives by his own work and in that work does what he wants to do.

Category: Freedom

Parenthood is not an object of appetite or even desire. It is an object of will. There is no appetite for parenthood; there is only a purpose or intention of parenthood.

Category: Parents And Parenting

Like other revolutionaries I can thank God for the reactionaries. They clarify the issue.

Category: Reactionaries

A man ceases to be a beginner in any given science and becomes a master in that science when he has learned that he is going to be a beginner all his life.

Category: Science And Scientists

What a man is ashamed of is always at bottom himself; and he is ashamed of himself at bottom always for being afraid.

Category: Shame