Quotes: nineteenth-century

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  • Barry Marshall
    Barry Marshall
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    Before the 20th century, the ulcer was not a respectable disease. Doctors would say, 'You're under a lot of stress.' Nineteenth-century Europe and America had all these crazy health spas and quack treatments.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
    C. S. Lewis
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    He begins to think for himself and meets Nineteenth-century Rationalism Which can explain away religion by any number of methods.
    Source: The Pilgrims Regress (1933) Pilgrims Regress 19-20
  • Lillian Hellman
    Lillian Hellman
    American playwright 1905-1984
    Lillian Hellman
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    Intellectuals can tell themselves anything, sell themselves any bill of goods, which is why they were so often patsies for the ruling classes in nineteenth-century France and England, or twentieth-century Russia and America.
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