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For good and evil, man is a fr...

For good and evil, man is a free creative spirit. This produces the very queer world we live in, a world in continuous creation and therefore continuous change and insecurity.

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It is the tragedy of the world...

It is the tragedy of the world that no one knows what he doesn't know - and the less a man knows, the more sure he is that he knows everything.

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My father had never lost his t...

My father had never lost his temper with us, never beaten us, but we had for him that feeling often described as fear, which is something quite different and far deeper than alarm. It was that sense which, without irreverence, I have thought to find expressed by the great evangelists when they speak of the fear of God. One does not fear God because He is terrible, but because He is literally the soul of goodness and truth, because to do Him wrong is to do wrong to some mysterious part of oneself, and one does not know

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I look upon life as a gift fro...

I look upon life as a gift from God. I did nothing to earn it. Now that the time is coming to give it back, I have no right to complain.

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Love doesn't grow on trees lik...

Love doesn't grow on trees like apples in Eden - it's something you have to make. And you must use your imagination too....

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It is sometimes said that tole...

It is sometimes said that toleration should be refused to the intolerant. In practice this would destroy it... The only remedy for dogmatism and lies is toleration and the greatest possible liberty of expression.

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A world in everlasting conflic...

A world in everlasting conflict between the new idea and the old allegiances, new arts and new inventions against the old establishment.

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I write the big scenes first, ...

I write the big scenes first, that is, the scenes that carry the meaning of the book, the emotional experience.

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People don't use their eyes. T...

People don't use their eyes. They never see a bird, they see a sparrow. They never see a tree, they see a birch. They see concepts.

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A friend of mine tells me that...

A friend of mine tells me that a Beethoven symphony can solve for him a problem of conduct. I've no doubt that it does so simply by giving him a sense of the tragedy and the greatness of human destiny, which makes his personal anxieties seem small, which throws them into a new proportion.

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It is the tragedy of the world...

It is the tragedy of the world that no one knows what he doesn't know - and the less a man knows, the more sure he is that he knows everything.

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Sara could commit adultery at ...

Sara could commit adultery at one end and weep for her sins at the other, and enjoy both operations at once.

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