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There is the illusion of time, which is very deep; who has disposed of it? Mor come to the conviction that what seems the successi ...
It was the feeling of a passenger on an ocean steamer whose mind will not give him rest until he has been in the engine-room and t ...
The primary imperative for women who intend to assume a meaningful and decisive role in today's social change is to begin to perce ...
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed wit ...
It is important to note that multiculturalism does not share the postmodernist stance. Its passions are political; its assumptions ...
To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention--on a landsca ...
The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid: the s ...
Another appealing aspect to having grandparents is that they do help, to give [your child] a sense of continuity--of his place in ...
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fe ...
I do not think that literature is the primary instrument for social transformation, but I do think it has potency. So I work to te ...
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