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Philosophical Quotes on Catastrophes, Misfortunes, and Compassion
Here is a favorite collection of quotes on catastrophes, misfortunes, and the
capacity for compassion, which may be useful especially for those with an
interest in ...
Peter Abelard - Philosopher and Teacher
In addition to these scholarly efforts, Abelard wrote a letter to a friend, which has
come down to us as the Historia Calamitatum ("Story of My Misfortunes").
Radio Tower Accidents, Mishaps, and Misfortunes - About.com
Radio towers are nothing to mess around with. Even though they are constructed
to be tough and resilient, they also need maintenance and are sometimes the ...
A Misfortune - Anton Chekhov (1860-1904)
Read "A Misfortune," by Anton Chekhov (1860-1904). Chekhov is well-known for
his short fiction and plays, particularly "The Cherry Orchard," "The Three Sisters ...
"Candide" : Quotes From Voltaire's Novel
"...and private misfortunes make the public good, so that the more private
misfortunes there are, the more everything is well." - Voltaire, Candide, Chapter 4