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Stranger in a Strange Land

Stranger in a Strange Land

  

by Robert A. Heinlein

Stranger in a Strange Land Freedom and Confinement Quotes

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Quote #10

"A person must start with a willingness to learn and follow it with long, hard study. I grok that is salutary" (35.275).

Jubal defines his price for freedom. Only through study and education can someone truly be free from his current circumstances, meaning freedom isn't given away for, well, free.

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