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John Burroughs Quotes: Wisdom cannot come by railroad or automobile or aeroplane, or be hurried up by telegraph or telephone.
         

Wisdom cannot come by railroad or automobile or aeroplane, or be hurried up by telegraph or telephone.


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Wisdom cannot come by railroad or automobile or aeroplane, or be hurried up by telegraph or telephone.
         





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