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Sunday, April 19, 2015
Quote of the Day (Cardinal Newman, on ‘The Love of Our Private Friends’)
love of our private friends is the only preparatory exercise for the love of
all men.” —John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801-1890), “Love of Relations and Friends,” Sermon
5 in The Newman Reader: Parochial and
Plain Sermons, Volume 2
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand