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Author, Teacher, Screenwriter

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

If there is evil, it is deliberate cruelty. If there is true stupidity, it is lying to yourself about what we take with us into death.

1 comment:

shaun said...

One of my favorite poets, Antonio Porchia once said that the only real good is to forgive evil--that there is no other good.

"Yes, this is what is good: to forgive evil. There is no other good."
-Antonio Porchia

Selections from VOCES (1943), Translated from Spanish by W.S. Merwin