A Quote by Albert Einstein on civilization, contempt, mistakes, and music

He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

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A Quote by Aesop on contempt and familiarity

Familiarity breeds contempt.

Aesop (620 - 560 BC)

Source: see Publilius Syrus — The Fox and the Lion

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A Quote by Abraham Cowley on contempt, envy, and lies

This only grant me, that my means may lie Too low for envy, for contempt too high.

Abraham Cowley (1618 - 1667)

Source: Of Myself

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