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There are 1 entries for this date: Alain (Quote)
Alain (Quote)

Alain (Quote)

 

“Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when a man has only one idea.”

—Alain (1868-1951), "Propos sur la religion" ("About Religion," 1938). Alain is the pen name of philosopher Émile Chartier, an exponent of French radicalism and individual rights who was a journalist and co-founder of the Anti-Fascist Intellectuals.

Compiled by Annie Laurie Gaylor

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