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English writer 1894-19630
Industrial man -a sentient reciprocating engine having a fluctuating output, coupled to an iron wheel revolving with uniform velocity. And then we wonder why this should be the golden age of revolution and mental derangement.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-18340
My case is a species of madness, only that it is a derangement of the Volition, and not of the intellectual faculties.
The worst derangement of the spirit is to believe things because we want them to be so, not because we have seen them for what they are.