It has been my experience to put aside a decision for future pondering. Then one...– The Winter of Our Discontent, by John Steinbeck
An expert doesn’t so much argue the various sides of an issue as plant his...– Freakonomics, by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
In my mind, when I look at these fields, I say to her, “See? —...– Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, by Robert M. Pirsig
He responded only to the essence of a man: to his creative capacity. In this...– The Fountainhead, by Ayn Rand
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Why I Am Not a Christian
A collection of excerpts I found interesting from Bertrand Russell’s essay. The Natural-law Argument The arguments that are used for the existence of God change their character as time goes on. They were at first hard intellectual arguments embodying certain quite definite fallacies. As we come to modern times they become less respectable intellectually and more and more ...
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… we can’t know better until knowing better is useless.– Looking for Alaska by John Green
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