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status quo
used in Fahrenheit 451

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Definition
the existing state of affairs
  • 'I hate a Roman named Status Quo!' he said to me. 'Stuff your eyes with wonder,' he said, 'live as if you'd drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.'
    p. 150.8
status quo = (a Latin expression meaning) the existing state of affairs
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