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June 03, 2021

Romain Rolland on Real Life


There is no joy except in creation. There are no living beings but those who create. All the rest are shadows, hovering over the earth, strangers to life. All the joys of life are the joys of creation: love, genius, action.

--Romain Rolland (1866-1944), Nobel Prize winner, in "Lightning Strikes Christophe"


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Posted by JD Hull at June 3, 2021 07:15 PM

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