Quotes by Lewis Thomas

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The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand.
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We are, perhaps, uniquely among the earth's creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives.
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As a people, we have become obsessed with Health. There is something fundamentally, radically unhealthy about all this. We do not seem to be seeking more exuberance in living as much as staving off failure, putting off dying. We have lost all confidence in the human body.
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