I look for poetry in English because it’s the only language I read.
In my introductory course, Anthropology 160, the Forms of Folklore, I try to show the students what the major and minor genres of folklore are, and how they can be analyzed.
I believe that the purpose for which I and my fellow soldiers entered upon this war should have been so clearly stated as to have made it impossible to change them, and that, had this been done, the objects which actuated us would now be attainable by negotiation.
Humility is not cowardice. Meekness is not weakness. Humility and meekness are indeed spiritual powers.
The harder the struggle, the more glorious the triumph. Self-realization demands very great struggle.
God is all-full. He is self-contained. He is eternal satisfaction.
Children seem naturally drawn to poetry – it’s some combination of the rhyme, rhythm, and the words themselves.
Future orientation is combined with a notion and expectation of progress, and nothing is impossible.
I’m mostly influenced by life, what’s around me, and my own childhood.
Thinking of disease constantly will intensify it. Feel always ‘I am healthily in body and mind’.