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    It is one thing to decry the rat race...that is the good and honorable work of moralists. It is quite another thing to quit the rat race, to drop out, to refuse to run any further-that is the work of the individualist. It is offensive because it is impolite it makes the rebuke personal the individualist calls not his or her behavior into question, but mine.
    — Paul Gruchow
    tags: work  personal  questions  race 
     
    We say that one gets cancer, or a cold, or kidney disease. One would never think to say that one is cancer. But we say that one is depressed, or bipolar, or schizophrenic. A disease of the body is a condition. But a disease of the mind, we think, is a state of being. We no longer believe, as we did 250 years ago, that the mentally ill are animals, but we are not yet ready to grant that they are fully human either.
    — Paul Gruchow
    tags: animals  believe  human  body  mind  year 
     
    We no longer believe, as we did 250 years ago, that the mentally ill are animals, but we are not yet ready to grant that they are fully human either.
    — Paul Gruchow
    tags: animals  believe  human  year 
     
    When the uniqueness of a place sings to us like a melody, then we will know, at last, what it means to be home
    — Paul Gruchow
    The same people in the Congress who are busy kicking holes in the social safety net are also those who would sell off the nation's forests for a song, give away its national parks, and trash its wilderness preserves; there is a connection between the two impulses.
    — Paul Gruchow
    tags: people  song  sell  congress 
     
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