"Whatever else is true of our idea of free will, it must be true that, if we possess it, we really might have acted in ways different from the ways in which we did act. Because of free will, Hitler really might have shown particular benevolence towards the Jews, spoken disparagingly of the Aryan race, and insisted that Germans already had more lebensraum than they knew what to do with." ~ Richard Oerton
From my collection of mostly pessimistic quotes.
Some people have been telling me they enjoyed the selection of aphorisms on this blog, so I've decided to make them more prominent and paging-friendly.
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