I'm constantly revising. Once the book is written and typed, I go through the entire draft again.
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I think that to a very great extent we are partners with the divine in this enterprise called history. That is an ongoing relationship, and there is absolutely no guarantee that things will automatically work out to our best advantage.
Well, one hopes that if you're really related to the core of your particular culture, you have profound commitments to it, and that you are aware of how much you can strain it before you do violence to its essential nature.
As a species we are always hungry for new knowledge.
I'm not altogether certain that a fundamentalism of necessity has to argue that it is the only reading of the human experience in order to stay alive.
In other words, Judaism is not Calvinism.
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We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.
I believe they talked of me, for they laughed consumedly.