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"Legitimise" Quotes from Famous Books

... to literature and even to grammar, which bubble up continually in pragmatist writings. "For illustration take the former fact that the earth is flat," says one, quite innocently; and another observes that "two centuries later, nominalism was evidently true, because it alone would legitimise the local independence of cities." Lest we should suppose that the historical sequence of these "truths" or illusions is, at least, fixed and irreversible, we are soon informed that the past is always changing, too; that is (if I may rationalise this mystical ...
— Winds Of Doctrine - Studies in Contemporary Opinion • George Santayana

Words linked to "Legitimise" :   let, monetize, criminalise, outlaw, criminalize, allow, decriminalise, permit, monetise, countenance

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