The Wake Up Call –
28 February 2013
Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…
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Annie Dillard, Gandhi, Kierkegaard, MORE!
“Make your educational laws strict and your criminal ones can be gentle; but if you leave youth its liberty you will have to dig dungeons for ages.” – Michel de Montaigne, born on this day in 1533
“We work in the dark – we do what we can – we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.” – Novelist, Henry James, who died on this day in 1916
*** Books by Henry James
- Slow Church Blog: Poem by Tania Runyan “Blessed are the Poor in Spirit”
- Books and Culture: Daniel Siedell on the art of Antonio López García
Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!