Rough Notes on "In Praise of the Gods" by Simon Sarris

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“Fairy tales and Bildungsroman stories work so well because maturity is almost impossible to transmit rationally, but is a very compelling concept aesthetically.”

“…the first lesson a child learns from one hundred stories is that every thing you do will have unintended consequences”

“There is this tendency to think that you must understand everything, or that a thing must be proven, to enjoy it or derive serious meaning from it.”