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Fall of the Pagans and the Origins of Medieval Christianity by Kenneth W. Harl
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Baruch Spinoza
“He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason”
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Frank Zappa
“The most important thing to do in your life is to not interfere with somebody else's life.”
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Daniel Kahneman
“The idea that the future is unpredictable is undermined every day by the ease with which the past is explained.”
Daniel Kahneman, Thinking, Fast and Slow

Tom Rachman
“Books," he said, "are like mushrooms. They grow when you are not looking. Books increase by rule of compound interest: one interest leads to another interest, and this compounds into third. Next, you have so much interest there is no space in closet.”
Tom Rachman, The Rise & Fall of Great Powers

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“For the modern consciousness, the artist (replacing the saint) is the exemplary sufferer.”
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