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And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk.


Ray Stannard Baker


#black #book #deeper #folk #gives

I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.


Nancy Mitford


#love

We journalists love writing about eccentrics. We hate writing about impenetrable, boring people. It makes us look bad: the duller the interviewee, the duller the prose. If you want to get away with wielding true, malevolent power, be boring.


Jon Ronson


#insight #journalism #humor

Chance favors the connected mind.


Steven Johnson


#innovation #insightful #internet #nature

There are no shortcuts to moral insight. Nature is not intrinsically anything that can offer comfort or solace in human terms -- if only because our species is such an insignificant latecomer in a world not constructed for us. So much the better. The answers to moral dilemmas are not lying out there, waiting to be discovered. They reside, like the kingdom of God, within us -- the most difficult and inaccessible spot for any discovery or consensus.


Stephen Jay Gould


#morality #nature

In space you don't stop.


Christopher Carosa


#science #science

She could ask for anything, she thought dizzily, anything--an end to pain or world hunger or disease, or for peace on earth. But then again, perhaps these things weren't in the power of angels to grant, or they would already have been granted. And perhaps people were supposed to find these things for themselves.


Cassandra Clare


#city-of-glass #clary-fray #insight #mortal-instruments #teens

The experiment of the poem is mostly intuitive. I write the first draft, pulling in the various elements that interest me, in the hope that their being combined will lead to some kind of insight.


John Barton


#combined #draft #elements #experiment #first

To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.


Arnold Bennett


#artists #brain #dead #experience #fact

It is insight into human nature that is the key to the communicator's skill. For whereas the writer is concerned with what he puts into his writings, the communicator is concerned with what the reader gets out of it. He therefore becomes a student of how people read or listen.


William Bernbach


#communicator #concerned #gets #his #how






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