George Herbert Mead Quote: “Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked…”

Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure.

George Herbert Mead


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Name: George Herbert Mead
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: American
Birthday: February 27, 1863
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