Quote for today

Jan 27, 2009 No Comments by

As I reflect on the words of Jesus Christ, echoing Moses and reverberating from later Confucians, I am struck by how little human beings care for one another.

Kyrie Eleison.

The world is not ruled by reason; even less by love -Max Born, 1921

confucianism, Society

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I'm a visiting professor at Bowdoin College. I teach, write, and discuss Japanese popular culture, language, literature and other topics on East Asia.