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Yet Being Someone Other

by Laurens van der Post

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Published by Vintage Books .
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Number of Pages352
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Open LibraryOL7317783M
ISBN 100099429853
ISBN 109780099429852

Sometimes these connections happen instantaneously. Other times they are a gradual falling into step with another human being. Either way, your person is your person and you are so lucky to be theirs too. Being someone’s person means that you can read their .   Failure. That is a word that most people dread. Everyone wants to be a success. We want to be liked and admired. But that dreaded “F” word always pops up. Failure. This experience is strong enough to make you want to quit and start a new life. It is no different for any entrepreneur. Or anyone trying to make something special out of their life.

Krista Tippett, host: The focus of our national fight over abortion may change, but this hasn’t changed for decades. We collapse this most intimate and complex of human dilemmas to two sides. I’ve been looking yet again for wisdom away from the turbulent news cycle, and I keep returning to a conversation I had in with Frances Kissling, who is a bridge person in the abortion debate.   Why You Should NOT Write A Book. and yet many of the most impactful books in the world have never been bestsellers It means authoring a book that other people actually want to read.

Books are good company, in sad times and happy times, for books are people—people who have managed to stay alive by hiding between the covers of a book. ~E.B. White, letter to child patrons of the Troy Public Library (Michigan), April 14th, reply to request from children's librarian Marguerite Hart [full portfolio of letters at troypl. When I feel critical of someone, I try to remind myself that the other person loves their family just like I do, and wants to be happy and free of suffering, just like I do. Most important, that.


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