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Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything--except his own nature.
The new always carries with it the sense of violation, of sacrilege. What is dead is sacred; what is new, that is different, is ev ...
Reality is not protected or defended by laws, proclamations, ukases, cannons and armadas. Reality is that which is sprouting all t ...
Back of every creation, supporting it like an arch, is faith. Enthusiasm is nothing: it comes and goes. But if one believes, then ...
Instead of asking--"How much damage will the work in question bring about?" why not ask--"How much good? How much joy?"
If you are well off and can afford to spend ten or twenty-five dollars a day to hire some patient soul to listen to your troubles ...
There are lone figures armed only with ideas, sometimes with just one idea, who blast away whole epochs in which we are enwrapped ...
No one asks you to throw Mozart out of the window. Keep Mozart. Cherish him. Keep Moses too, and Buddha and Lao tse and Christ. Ke ...
The world isn't kept running because it's a paying proposition. (God doesn't make a cent on the deal.) The world goes on because a ...
We have been educated to such a fine--or dull--point that we are incapable of enjoying something new, something different, until w ...
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