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Greatness: John Henry Newman

§ If we are intended for great ends, we are called to great hazards. Cardinal Newman. The problem with this, John Henry, is that if we are not intended for great ends we can presumably save ourselves the great hazards. … Continue reading

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Become What You Are: Pindar

Become what you are. Well, that’s short and sweet! But what does it mean? There is much learned discourse on the subject on the internet and it has apparently come to be interpreted as ‘become whatever you want to be’, … Continue reading

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