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W. Clement Stone
“Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.”
W Clement Stone
tags: truth

Virginia Woolf
“She thought there were no Gods; no one was to blame; and so she evolved this atheist's religion of doing good for the sake of goodness.”
Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway

Kahlil Gibran
“Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.”
Kahlil Gibran, The Vision: Reflections on the Way of the Soul

Toni Morrison
“What I think the political correctness debate is really about is the power to be able to define. The definers want the power to name. And the defined are now taking that power away from them.”
Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison
“All paradises, all utopias are designed by who is not there, by the people who are not allowed in.

[Conversation with Elizabeth Farnsworth, PBS NewsHour, March 9, 1998]”
Toni Morrison

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1218 The Next Best Book Club — 23590 members — last activity Jan 25, 2023 06:23PM
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65702 The Classics Club — 251 members — last activity May 27, 2021 05:20AM
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