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A bad review is even less important than whether it is raining in Pata...   Life
All art is a struggle to be, in a particular sort of way, virtuous.   Life
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anyth...   Life
Being good is just a matter of temperament in the end.   Life
Bereavement is a darkness impenetrable to the imagination of the unber...   Life
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.   Life
But fantasy kills imagination, pornography is death to art.   Life
Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see th...   Life
Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary and everyday mode of cons...   Life
He was a sociologist; he had got into an intellectual muddle early on ...   Life
Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.   Life
I daresay anything can be made holy by being sincerely worshipped.   Life
I see myself as Rhoda, not Mary Tyler Moore.   Life
I think being a woman is like being Irish. Everyone says you're import...   Life
Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is...   Life
Only lies and evil come from letting people off.   Life
People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with j...   Nature
Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.   Life
Perhaps when distant people on other planets pick up some wavelength o...   Life
Possibly, more people kill themselves and others out of hurt vanity th...   Life
The cry of equality pulls everyone down.   Life
The notion that one will not survive a particular catastrophe is, in g...   Life
The priesthood is a marriage. People often start by falling in love, a...   Life
The sin of pride may be a small or a great thing in someone's life, an...   Life
There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-f...   Life
We can only learn to love by loving.   Life
Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until...   Life