beyond our limits

Beyond our limits

We extend beyond our limits, not by revving our brains like a machine or bulking them up like a muscle— but by strewing our world with rich materials, and by weaving them into our thoughts. ~ Annie Murphy Paul

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A dead thing can go with the stream

A dead thing can go with the stream

“A dead thing can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.” ~ G. K. Chesterton

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A-golden-rule-that-will-fit-everything

A golden rule that will fit everything

“If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” ~William Morris

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our own fears

Our Own Fears

“Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are our own fears.” ~ Rudyard Kipling

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