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The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search.

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Max Lerner

Maxwell "Max" Alan Lerner (December 20, 1902-June 5, 1992) was an American journalist and educator known for his controversial syndicated column

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