Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Food for your thought

"The really important kind of freedom involves attention and awareness and discipline, and being able truly to care about other people and to sacrifice for them over and over in myriad petty, unsexy ways every day."

David Foster Wallace (1) -the 2005 Kenyon Commencement Address

(1)What does make this statement so much more poignant (from my point of view) is the fact that its author had to commit suicide for me to read it. I had no idea…until it was all over the media.

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