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Zen, the art of motorcycle maintenance, and pedagogy

Robert M. Pirsig’s Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is concerned with quality, and the prose wrings out two different forces. The first is the ‘romantic’ view, which appreciates the aesthetics of objects such as motorcycles, but doesn’t much care for dissecting the motorcycle to learn how it runs or how to maintain it. 382 more words

Rise And Converge

Lo Zen e l'arte della manutenzione della motocicletta, Robert M. Pirsig

Anna Littlemax Massimino Qualcuno l’ha letto? Era nella mia lista di libri da anni e l’ho iniziato un centinaio di pagine fa. La lettura, però, procede lentissima e sto facendo fatica ad andare avanti. 541 more words

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What You Learn On The Move

Alone sipping coffee in a forgotten thoroughfare, it is easy to slip into a state of melancholic aloneness. In those places there are no outward anchors that tether us to our carefully cultivated selves. 1,031 more words