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“You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in”. – Eliezer Yudkowsky

Quote of the Day: "It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help." - Epicurus

Quote of the Day: "People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them." - James Baldwin

Quote of the Day: "There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle." - Alexis de Tocqueville

Quote of the Day: "We have, I fear, confused power with greatness." - Stewart Udall

What’s the difference between climate change mitigation and adaptation? ift.tt/2XI3Wr4

Quote of the Day: "The pen is the tongue of the mind." - Horace

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写人和动物的关系。
除了腻腻歪歪难舍难离的,也有恨震撼的自然和独立精神的视角。

比如我在接力不久,看到一本封面很丑的《狮王》和后来法国的《狐狸与我》,主题都在于:自然的造物是不能被人类意识控制和占有的。那本来就不是从属关系。
很可惜这种意识太过稀有。

《驯龙记3》的结尾,他们把龙放了。让它们选择在合适的时候回来,或者不回来。
让我松了一口气。

Quote of the Day: "Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life." - Simone Weil

Quote of the Day: "When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes." - Dylan Thomas

Quote of the Day: "The return we reap from generous actions is not always evident." - Francesco Guicciardini

Quote of the Day: "Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be." - Daniel J. Boorstin

Quote of the Day: "The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason." - Charles Darwin

Quote of the Day: "Talent does what it can; genius does what it must." - Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

New month: bring it on! July 01, 2019 at 12:15AM

Quote of the Day: "There is just one life for each of us: our own." - Euripides

Quote of the Day: "Doubt is the father of invention." - Ambrose Bierce

Quote of the Day: "Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge." - Isaac Bashevis Singer

Quote of the Day: "Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul." - Rebecca West

Quote of the Day: "Work is much more fun than fun." - Noel Coward

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