One must learn, if one is to see the beauty in Japan, to like an extraordinarily restrained and delicate loveliness.
Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recognize, learning a mere fraction of what I have forgotten.
When I started law school I was shocked to learn that our legal system traditionally had the man as the head and master of the family. As late as the ’70s and ’80s when we were fighting for the Equal Rights Amendment, states like Louisiana still had a head and master law.
Learn as much by writing as by reading.
You can’t make someone learn something – you really can’t teach someone something – they have to want to learn it. And if they want to learn, they will.