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Once my heart was captured, reason was shown the door, deliberately and with a sort of frantic joy. I accepted everything, I believed everything, without struggle, without suffering, without regret, without false shame. 13 more words

George Sand

Meditation: Happiness

“One is happy as a result of one’s own efforts, once one knows of the necessary ingredients of happiness: simple tastes, a certain degree of courage, self-denial to a point, love of work, and, above all, a clear conscience.

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Indiana, by George Sand

I hope you noticed, dear reader, that contrary to my usual practice, I have not #NamedTheTranslator.  That is because *drum roll* I have read this novel by French author George Sand  2,297 more words


Friday Philosophy on Kindness

Kindness.  Remember that concept?  Right now, it seems to be a forgotten virtue.  Perhaps it has been misplaced, along with common sense.  :)  When I was in grade school, the Nuns always emphasized the Golden Rule.   186 more words


The trade of authorship is a violent, and indestructible obsession. – George Sand http://dlvr.it/KnChbz


Quotes 3/7/2016

Happy Monday all!!! Have an amazing one!!!

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.

George Sand

A Quote A Day

Quote of the Day

La vie ressemble plus souvent à un roman qu’un roman ne ressemble à la vie. Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble life.

—George Sand