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Pioneering Scientist Rachel Carson on Wonder, Parenting, and Why It Is More Important to Feel than to Know
Pioneering Scientist Rachel Carson on Wonder, Parenting, and Why It Is More Important to Feel than to Know

“If facts are the seeds that later produce knowledge and wisdom, then the emotions and the impressions of the senses are the fertile soil in which the seeds must grow.”

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2013’s Best Books on Writing and Creativity
2013’s Best Books on Writing and Creativity

Timeless wisdom and practical advice on the pleasures and perils of the written word and the creative life.

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Keith Richards on Success, Creativity, and the Art of Observation
Keith Richards on Success, Creativity, and the Art of Observation

“The radar is on whether you know it or not.”

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Varieties of Scientific Experience: Carl Sagan on Science and God
Varieties of Scientific Experience: Carl Sagan on Science and God

“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from, we will have failed.”

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The Greatest Commencement Address of All Time: Joseph Brodsky’s Six Rules for Playing the Game of Life Like a Winner
The Greatest Commencement Address of All Time: Joseph Brodsky’s Six Rules for Playing the Game of Life Like a Winner

“Of all the parts of your body, be most vigilant over your index finger, for it is blame-thirsty. A pointed finger is a victim’s logo.”

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Dustin Hoffman on What It’s Really Like to Be a Woman
Dustin Hoffman on What It’s Really Like to Be a Woman

Show this to every man, woman, and child you know.

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