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The greatest task before civilization at present is to make machines what they ought to be, the slaves, instead of the masters of men.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
There has never been any country at every moment so virtuous and so wise that it has not sometimes needed to be saved from itself.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
To be a leader of men one must turn one's back on men.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
The art of dancing stands at the source of all the arts that express themselves first in the human person. The art of building, or architecture, is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person; and in the end they unite.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
All civilization has from time to time become a thin crust over a volcano of revolution.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a wilderness.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
The omnipresent process of sex, as it is woven into the whole texture of our man's or woman's body, is the pattern of all the process of our life.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
Had there been a lunatic asylum in the suburbs of Jerusalem, Jesus Christ would infallibly have been shut up in it at the outset of his public career. That interview with Satan on a pinnacle of the Temple would alone have damned him, and everything that happened after could but have confirmed the diagnosis.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
Thinking in its lower grades is comparable to paper money. and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
The sun and the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago ... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
The byproduct is sometimes more valuable than the product.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis
A sublime faith in human imbecility has seldom led those who cherish it astray.
—  Henry Havelock Ellis

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