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Without books the development of civilization would have been impossible. They are the engines of change, windows on the world, 'Lighthouses' as the poet said 'erected in the sea of time.' They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of the treasures of the mind. Books are humanity in print. - Arthur Schopenhauer

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German philosopher. Lived 1788 - 1860

Born:22nd February, 1788
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Author Keywords: Philosopher, German

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