In the time of your life, live - so that in that wondrous time you shall not add to the misery and sorrow of the world, but shall smile to the infinite variety and mystery of it.
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My work is writing, but my real work is being.
Encourage virtue in whatever heart it may have been driven into secrecy and sorrow by the shame and terror of the world.
This transformation in kids - from flashing dragonflies, so to say, to sticky water-surface worms slowly slipping downstream - is noticed with pride by society and with mortification by God ...
You write a hit play the same way you write a flop.
Doctors don't know everything really. They understand matter, not spirit. And you and I live in spirit.
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