Category Archives: The Week magazine

Bookworms

People who love reading are often called bookworms – but that’s the wrong way around. It’s not you that worms into a book; it is books that worm into you. Amanda Craig, quoted in the “Independent” (UK), re-quoted in “The … Continue reading

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Inside Every Old Person

Inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened. Terry Pratchett, quoted in “The Times” (UK), re-quoted in “The Week” magazine, July 31, 2015 As someone who will be turning 60 in Nov. 2015, I can attest to … Continue reading

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Aldous Huxley Quotes

Chronic remorse, as all the moralists are agreed, is a most undesirable sentiment. If you have behaved badly, repent, make what amends you can address yourself to the task of behaving better next time. On no account brood over your … Continue reading

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