“The other way around is headless”

“First attend to the adjustment of your own soul, particularly the regulative liberal learning of your intellect, then project your internal economy on the world as social and political justice. The other way around is headless.”  – Eva Brann
Thus Eva Brann.  The segment of society that is currently making a lot of noise about “progress” would do well to think deeply about Ms. Brann’s statement.  A surfeit of progressivism will lead to a dangerous exiguity of mind and soul.
More about Eva Brann.  She’s on my top ten list of intellectuals.
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About prophetize

Erstwhile philosopher and ersatz thinker. Arabic linguist by profession. Dabble with a few other languages. I have a testimony of the gospel of Christ as restored through Joseph Smith. Strong faith in modern prophecy and prophets. Disinclined to be admiring of what passes for "progressiveness" these days.
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