Two of my favorite quotes:
“If a writer’s experience and subjectivity is useful we need to think why? Here I am suggesting that these experiences are of little use if they are not put to work in service of reaching out to others. ”
–Les Back, The Art of Listening (page 160)
“. . . hope is established in the accumulation of small acts that defy division, hatred and mutual misunderstanding . . . .
For a more complete review please see “The Art of Listening,” April 24, 2008.