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It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived. Options
Daemon
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It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

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KSPavan
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It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
pedro
Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 2:38:56 AM

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Strongly contestable. What is the context?

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Adyl Mouhei
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Daemon wrote:
It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Adyl Mouhei
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Yes, but when education induces action. Or else, anything will be blocked in a theoretical framework.
Wilmar (USA)
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It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

Who doesn't relish another quote from Henry Fielding!
mudbudda669
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I can think of at least one that isn't derived from education.
Bully_rus
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Daemon wrote:
It is not from nature, but from education and habits, that our wants are chiefly derived.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754)


Yeah. Chiefly derived, but sometimes derided... Who cares? Yes?
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