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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2015

The fact is that schools have always been influenced, if not controlled, by the best or worst ideals of national character, a process that conveys to pupils and indoctrinates in t ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2015

The military mind likes nothing better than a chance to experiment, to rehearse, test and prove new weapons under optimum conditions. The guinea pig in these experiments is always ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2015

The census-takers tell us that so-and-so many billions live here and there, and give us percentages of this and that—but no count is made of moist lips and caressing hands, of gam ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2015

Between what could be and what is are barbed wire and tank traps, walls, armed borders, reconnaissance patrols, old wounds and new suspicions, hatred, fear, corruption, ignorance, ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 20, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 20, 2015

There are no inexorable laws in art. The laws are made to be broken, creatively. And when there is an unvarying obedience to laws of that kind, you invite a kind of stagnation. ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 13, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 13, 2015

The writer who labors at elegance and preens himself on arcane language, knows that he is placing a screen between himself and his reader.   “Pilpul ” from the book “Triviali ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 6, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 6, 2015

Ah, well, there are no rents or levies in cardboard housing; the only taxes are on health and dignity. Certain amenities are absent, such as walls and a roof, yet the floor is alw ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 30, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 30, 2015

Avoidance of pain sounds attractive, but it easily translates into avoidance of responsibility, a running away from the very realities to which we must we must be educated, and ag ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 23, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 23, 2015

My worry is that we are on a course of decline, notwithstanding our armaments and our per capita income and the number of telephones and automobiles we have.   From the book, ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 16, 2015

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 16, 2015

All is accounted for except the farmer’s boy and the mill hand who lived near the canal, and the young men from the city block where the gutters fry in summer.               One o ...

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