Monday, December 06, 2004

Why we should strive for the truth..

Emerson in his essay Experience... (Damn these Geniuses.)

The child asks, 'Mamma, why don't I like the story as well as when you told it me yesterday?' Alas, child, it is even so with the oldest cherubim of knowledge. But will it answer thy question to say, Because thou wert born to a whole, and this story is a particular?

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