Quotes From Everywhere “…an egalitarian destroys the very things whose equality he asserts.”“All Flattened Things Are Equal”“All this fairy gold” (attributed to Raymond Chandler)“Good news: I’m here.” – Jesus“Liturgy without sacrament just doesn’t work”“Socialism is for the effete, overeducated Christian what faith healing is for…”“Vanished on the altar of therapy” (Victor Davis Hanson)Act without wantingAlice Walker’s distractionAlister McGrath on Dawkins: “an embarassment to atheists”.Anders Nygren on questionsAnne Rice: He knows all about these factionsAnother quote on the folly of collectivist “compassion”artist Julie Dermansky on disciplineAslan: The Doctrine and Practice of RevelationAulen: Pascha and atonementBernard Lewis: the Fascist-Islamofascist connectionBill MacKinnon (from Boar’s Head Tavern) on GossipBland Leading the BlandBush’s “neglect”: from November 2003C.S. Lewis: “…my desire for Paradise…”Campion’s BragCaptured by the GospelCassandra (Villanous Company): on marriageCassandra: on keeping promisesCharles Murray: “…to make observed human nature compatible with theoretical schemes…”Children’s fears (C.S. Lewis)Confessing Sin in Narnia, by Douglas WilsonConspiracy Theorists and Intelligent DesignCredo ut Intelligum: I Affirm Before I Solve The PuzzleCreed by the seat of the pantsDa Vinci: Tell me, tell me if anything ever got doneDavid Hart on the Christian Basis for Religious FreedomDavid Hart: Delight As A Mode Of KnowledgeDoug Stuart on focusDouglas Wilson dissects materialist logicDouglas Wilson on politicsDouglas Wilson: “Come”Eric Liddell returnsEucharist: do not close your eyesEugene Peterson: “…God is doing something before I know it.”excerpt: The Derriere GuardFatherlessnessFinally, a definition of “torture”Flannery O’Connor: “…stifled with all deliberate speed…”Flannery O’Connor: “…the devil has been the unwilling instrument of grace.”Flannery O’Connor: “…too stupid to enter the past…”Forer effectG.K. Chesterton on Children at PlayG.K. Chesterton on DesignG.K. Chesterton on the KingdomG.K. Chesterton: on decadenceGoethe on assimilating TraditionGustaf Aulen on the paschal seasonIn the Bleak Midwinter (Christina Rossetti)Isaac’s testimonyIt really is this simple, parentsJohn Milton on the government’s role in the bailoutLiberalism: suicide by…greedLooking at Dawkins’ brain through Dawkins’ eyesMarilynn Robinson: Paris Review interview, quotesMasai Creed: “The Hyenas Did Not Touch Him”Modernism is just rationalized promiscuity, continuedNeil Postman: Amusing Ourselves To DeathNew Bracelet Acronym: JPTT (Just Preach the Text)Nouwen: The Discipline of GratitudeO.H.Mowrer on feelings as followersOn the suicide of another great talentOn Touching Nerves That Supposedly Don’t ExistOur genes are selfish, but we can decide whether to evolve or notPortrait of a Good TeacherPrayer of IncompetenceProgress, by ChestertonQuotesReal Men Don’t Complain. They Fix.Romantic nostalgia (posted at Boar’s Head Tavern)Secularism as slow suicideShakespeare on keeping promisesSo it takes a long time to learn ______ ? Listen to Katsushika Hokusai:Suffering has no intrinsic meaning at allTactical competence versus strategic competenceTalk less, draw moreThe Bible Is what God Intended (my title)The Father Gives the Gift of Work to His SonThe Hermeneutics of SuspicionThe Lord’s Prayer, William WillimonThe One and the Many SolvedThe Perennial IgnoranceThe Real Soul-MateThe Saints Say the Same Thingthe Sixties: tear it all down so I can do what I want for awhileThe Soft Bigotry of Tourist EnvironmentalistsTheodore Dalrymple: The False Apology SyndromeTheological IlliterateThese Days are FleetingThesis: the human race is broken (cf. original sin)Thomas Merton on Integ-rityTim’s CredoTim, on what we areTwo teachers, but in this order.