For The Love Of Wisdom – John Steinbeck – The Task Of The Artist

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John Steinbeck (February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) The present universal fear has been the result of a forward surge in our knowledge and manipulation of certain dangerous factors in the physical world. It is true that other phases of understanding have not yet caught up with this great step, but there is no …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Anaïs Nin – The Artist’s Task

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Anaïs Nin (February 21, 1903 – January 14, 1977) …It is a sign of great inner insecurity to be hostile to the unfamiliar, unwilling to explore the unfamiliar. In science, we respect the research worker. In literature, we should not always read the books blessed by the majority. …The suppression of inner patterns in favor of …