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“Sorrow, however, turns out to be not a state but a process.”
“For, as I have discovered, passionate grief does not link us with the dead but cuts us off from them.”
“God has not been trying an experiment on my faith or love in order to find out their quality. He knew it already. It was I who didn’t. In this trial He makes us occupy the dock, the witness box, and the bench all at once. He always knew that my temple was a house of cards. His only way of making me realize the fact was to knock it down.”
“It is arrogance in us to call frankness, fairness, and chivalry ‘masculine’ when we see them in a woman; it is arrogance in them to describe a man’s sensitiveness or tact or tenderness as ‘feminine.’”
“On the other hand, ‘Knock and it shall be opened.’ But does knocking mean hammering and kicking the door like a maniac?”
“What do people mean when they say, ‘I am not afraid of God because I know He is good’? Have they never even been to a dentist?”