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What I Want My Kids To Know #31

Posted by Radical Jew on April 16, 2024 with No Comments

A good novel is worth more than the best scientific study. Saul Bellow.

What I Want My Kids To Know #30

Posted by Radical Jew on July 15, 2020 with No Comments

”There comes in all our lives a time … when the ears can listen to no music save what the moonlight breathes through the flute of silence.” –Marcel Proust

What I Want My Kids to Know #29

Posted by Radical Jew on June 15, 2020 with No Comments

“Life without music is meaningless, music without life is academic.” –Leonard Bernstein

What I Want My Kids To Know #28

Posted by Radical Jew on April 20, 2020 with No Comments

“Monsters exist, but they are too few in number to be truly dangerous. More dangerous are the common men, the functionaries ready to believe and to act without asking questions.”  Primo Levi

What I Want My Kids To Know #27

Posted by Radical Jew on March 7, 2019 with No Comments

A country is considered the more civilized the more the wisdom and efficiency of its laws hinder a weak man from becoming too weak and a powerful one too powerful.–Primo Levi

What I Want My Kids To Know #26

Posted by Radical Jew on December 7, 2018 with No Comments

“If life is not intoxicating, it’s nothing.” -Saul Bellow, Humboldt’s Gift