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Maria Popova

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Founder and Editor, Brain Pickings
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Jun 25, 2017

“We forget that nature itself is one vast miracle... that each one of us in his personal life repeats that miracle.” 

Jun 25, 2017

For George Orwell's birthday, the bittersweet story of his first love – "the one that got away"

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Weekly highlights: Seneca on grief and the key to resilience, how Gödel shaped our sense of truth, and more

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For George Orwell's birthday, magnificent illustrations for his 'Animal Farm' by artist Ralph Steadman

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Wallace Stevens on reality, creativity, and our greatest self-protection from the news – timely wisdom from 1951

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