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Temperament lies behind mood; behind will, lies the fate of character. Then behind both, the influence of family the tyranny of culture; and finally the power of climate and environment; and we are free, only to the extent we rise above these.

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John Burroughs (April 3, 1837-March 29, 1921) was an American naturalist and writer.

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