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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
 
NUMBER:7212
AUTHOR:Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)
QUOTATION:  Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
ATTRIBUTION:Walden.
 

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