Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.
Amuse Children Instruction Like Live
The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
Corrupt Differently Esteem Higher Him
Instructions for living a life.
Tell about it.
Maybe I needed sensitivity training. I once signed up for an anger management class, but the instructor pissed me off.
Hard is trying to rebuild yourself, piece by piece, with no instruction book, and no clue as to where all the important bits are supposed to go.
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Instruction does much, but encouragement everything."
(Letter to A.F. Oeser, Nov. 9, 1768)
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