There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is only the comparison with one state with another. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss. 34 more words
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This popped up in my inbox this morning, and I felt it very worthy of sharing. Steve’s posts are always exceedingly readable, but this one was extra good. 115 more words
Started the morning off with one of the most sensibly articulate posts I’ve yet read on Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman.
Here’s Jenny: 148 more words
Language is a fantastical thing. It has so much power, and yet we yield it so casually at every moment in our lives. We throw some words away, and yet we can spend enormous amounts of time attempting to find just the right word or phrase to explain or describe something particularly powerful. 635 more words