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‘Finally brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honourable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.
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FEED YOUR WILD SIDE2
G.K. Chesterton put it this way: “. . . the more I considered Christianity, the more I found that while it had established a rule and order, the chief aim of that order was to give room for good things to run wild.” 148 more words
I have been thinking about why I like old books recently; those eternal masterpieces of language and ideas from decades or centuries past.
It could be that I am a snob and a booker wanker, but I do remember reading ‘Norwegian Wood’ by Haruki Murakami in 2007 when I came across a great passage about why one of the characters only reads books by authors who have been dead for 30 years: 679 more words