Samuel Butler Quote: “A man should be just cultured…”

A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand.

Samuel Butler


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Name: Samuel Butler
Profession: Poet
Nationality: British
Birthday: December 4, 1835
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