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They are said, though it is not easy to believe, to have been elaborated by way of Utopia.

The 'New Atlantis' is only a fragment, and far inferior in merit to the 'Utopia.'

And 'the secret has perished' with him; to this day the place of Utopia remains unknown.

I have at last seen the Utopia at Paris printed, but with many misprints.

If we cannot hope to turn it into Utopia, let us at least make it as much like Utopia as we can.

And he lands, at least in imagination, in his ideal state, his Utopia.

He was on a planet that seemed, at first glance, to be a utopia.

To them the Utopia of life would have been their homecoming.

The school life in Utopia is therefore one of constant activity.

There is no forced inertness in Utopia, no slackness, no boredom, no yawning.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from Modern Latin Utopia, literally "nowhere," coined by Thomas More (and used as title of his book, 1516, about an imaginary island enjoying perfect legal, social, and political systems), from Greek ou "not" + topos "place" (see topos). Extended to "any perfect place," 1610s.

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