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|Archived Since:||July 13, 2011|
"The law represents a part of the people’s will but... the people’s will is moved by beauty."
Beautiful blueness from a trailblazing woman in science.
"It feels so good to go someplace. Except when you want to stay right there where you are."
"Never react to an evil in such a way as to augment it."
"Life is not what one lived, but what one remembers and how one remembers it in order to recount it."
How to plant the seed for the lifelong pleasure of finding things out.
"Sometimes everything has to be inscribed across the heavens so you can find the one line already written inside you."
"We always keep the dearest things to ourselves."
...and why "Kafkaesque" doesn't mean what you think it does.
On the glorious "difficulty of combining the real with the decidedly un-real."
“Perhaps all anxiety might derive from a fixation on moments — an inability to accept life as ongoing.”
"To love without knowing how to love wounds the person we love."
"Music is the sound wave of the soul."
"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."
"Love words, agonize over sentences. And pay attention to the world."
How to revel in the "sudden awareness of the citizenry of all things within one world."
"We don’t need to credit an all-seeing God with the creation of life and matter to suspect that something wonderfully strange is going on in the dimension we call reality."
"You’ve got to tell the world how to treat you. If the world tells you how you are going to be treated, you are in trouble."
"It is in this kind of meaninglessness that we come to the profoundest meaning."
The lyrical tale of how creative culture's most uncommon Alice lived in a luminous Wonderland of her own making.