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Bloody violence founding origins of René Girard.

What is the role of violence in the culture?

Is violence at the margin of civilization, like an animal residue?

Or the gesture of aggression or transgression, 708 more words

René Girard

Paul Valéry Quote "Follow the path of your aroused thought..."

“Follow the path of your aroused thought, and you will soon meet this infernal inscription: There is nothing so beautiful as that which does not exist.”

Paul Valéry

Quote, Unquote

We civilizations now know ourselves mortal.
~ Paul Valéry


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Genoa and Palazzo Montanaro where Paul Valéry lived

Frontdoor Genoa

Roof terrace city centre Genoa

Roof terrace city centre Genoa

Palazzo Montanaro where Velery lived

Palazzo Montanaro

The house nearby palazzo Montanaro

Palazzo Montanaro… 184 more words



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“The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.”
– Paul Valery

From my primary blog at RCWritesWell.com

When I mention dreams, I mean specifically the type that we have for our future. 490 more words

Power Of A Word

The Ekphrastic Fantastic

Ekphrasis, according to The Oxford Classical Dictionary, means “the rhetorical description of a work of art.” And Edward Hirsch, in his hefty resource, … 642 more words