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I have no faith in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.Edgar Allan Poe

Famous Quotes & Sayings

Welcome to Quotes HQ -- Where you don't have to sift through people you've never heard of or read quotes that are less than impressive. We take great care to manually research and provide the most eloquent and impactful famous quotes from well-known authors, scientists, philosophers, and other intellectual thought leaders. Each and every quotation in our collection of famous quotes is hand-picked and verified before being published.

Featured Authors

  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Winston Churchill
  • Albert Einstein
  • Robert Frost
  • Mohandas Gandhi
  • Steve Jobs
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Mark Twain
  • Oscar Wilde

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