“La lumière se donne un organe qui devient son semblable, et ainsi l’œil se crée par la lumière, de sorte que la lumière intérieure vient à la rencontre de la lumière extérieure”
“My passion could have been the surprise to us both. Imagination, it turns out, might be as good a preparation as experience.”
— Alice Munro, Amundsen in Dear Life (via ...
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“The world has changed dramatically in the last two decades,” Chief Judge Lippman wrote, “and it may be that the physical presence test is outdated. An entity may now have a...”
“1. Find a subject you care about.
2. Do not ramble, though.
3. Keep it simple.
4. Have the guts to cut.
5. Sound like yourself.
6. Say what you mean to say.
7. Pity the...”
“Each of us needs something of an island in his life—if not an actual island, at least some place, or space in time, in which to be himself, free to cultivate his differences from...”