By Donald Patrick Redheffer
The better you cross, the reduce you reach.
Atheists and theists are bedfellows, for they either presume to know.
An aphorism is a quick expression of a fact or sentiment, and whereas volumes were written on existence and demise, love and loss, ache and enjoyment, and correct and improper, occasionally it's a basic aphorism that could most sensible trap the reality and exhibit some extent of view, enriching the outdated and bringing anything of the new.
In Aphorisms: short Bursts of fact, writer Donald Patrick Redheffer takes his love of philosophy and poetry and probes the human situation in pursuit of fact at any place it lies. With over 4 thousand succinct, concise bursts of truth—categorized by means of subject from absolutes, adversity, anticipation, and authority to strolling, climate, why, and wisdom—each aphorism offers a fact that's short and to the purpose, by no means permitting trust or wish to switch the focus.
Explore inside those uncomplicated marriages of suggestion and language a provocative, occasionally profound, and regularly incomplete mirrored image of truth—for fiction surrounds fact, while aphorisms trap its essence.
My writings come from a place
Enriched by way of center and mind,
Where one stares into empty space
For hours at a time,
Pursuing the sublime.
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