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Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

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Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 - 1862) was an American essayist, poet, and naturalist. Among his lasting contributions were his writings on natural history and philosophy, where he anticipated the methods and findings of ecology and environmental history, two sources of modern day environmentalism.

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See 'truisms' (3/8/08) at my homepage below...