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8 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 29 November 2009 11:36PM

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Comment author: gwern 30 November 2009 02:05:28AM *  21 points [-]

CAESAR [recovering his self-possession]: "Pardon him. Theodotus, he is a barbarian, and thinks that the customs of his tribe and island are the laws of nature."

--George Bernard Shaw, Caesar and Cleopatra (1898)