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Wisdom and innocence

Another quotation from O’Donovan (from Self, World and Time), in which he gives a salutatory reminder that innocence is not naivety;

Agency is not realized in admiration and love of wisdom, but in action.

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It's the economy, stupid!

Read the newspaper, or watch the television news, it won’t be long until you hear someone – usually a politician – talk about “the economy.” They will say things like “the economy is recovering” or “the economy is still weak” or perhaps, on the announcement of jobs being created, “this will generate £x for the economy.” 482 more words