To see ourselves as others see us…

is a most salutary gift.
Hardly less important is the capacity to see others as they see themselves.

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The secret of genius

The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm. — Aldous Huxley

“Try to be a little kinder”

It is a bit embarrassing to have been concerned with the human problem all one’s life and find at the end that one has no more to offer by way of advice than

“Try to be a little kinder.”