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Nothing worth doing is completed in our lifetime; therefore, we are saved by hope

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009
sleeping baby

There are no simple congruities in life or history. The cult of happiness erroneously assumes them. It is possible to soften the incongruities of life endlessly by the scientific conquest of nature’s caprices, and the social and political…

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