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The Name of the Wind
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Totally unexpected and surprising I was blown away by this original tale, which incorporates varying genres (despite being classified as ‘young adult’). Delicatel
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“Hope is the lifeblood of revolution. Without it, we are nothing but ash, waiting for the wind to take us.”
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J.R.R. Tolkien
“Even the smallest person can change the course of the future”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Susanne K. Langer
“The assignment of meanings [in music] is a shifting, kaleidoscopic play, probably below the threshold of consciousness, certainly outside the pale of discursive thinking. The imagination that responds to music is personal and associative and logical, tinged with affect, tinged with bodily rhythm, tinged with dream, but concerned with a wealth of formulations for its wealth of wordless knowledge, its whole knowledge of emotional and organic experience, of vital impulse, balance, conflict, the ways of living and dying and feeling.”
Susanne K. Langer, Philosophy in a New Key: A Study in the Symbolism of Reason, Rite, and Art

William Blake
“If a thing loves, it is infinite.

(Annotations to Swedenborg)”
William Blake

Ludwig Wittgenstein
“Language is a labyrinth of paths. You approach from one side and know your way about; you approach the same place from another side and no longer know your way about.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein, Philosophical Investigations

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