Joan didion 1961 essay for vogue magazine
11, 1955) Jazz music is an intensified feeling of nonchalance. The place of justice is a hallowed place. Augustine, in Confessions (397398.D.) Joy is really the simplest form of gratitude. Noam Chomsky,"d in Joy Wang, Lecture: Noam Chomsky, Bullpen: NYU Journalism (Dec. It is a kind of ritual, helping us to remember who and what we are. (see also appraisal and assessment and common sense and intelligence and judging judgement and mind and reason and thinking and reason) Why do you see the speck that is in your brothers eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye? They are willing to invest something of themselves; they may not play at all, but when they do play, they know the odds.
Anne Lamott, in Grace (Eventually Thoughts on Faith (2007) Lamott added: If you ask me, a little lipstick is a close runner-up. Helen Rowland, in A Guide to Men (1922) To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter. So what is the rest of it? When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet. Thats the funniest joke in the world.