Scott Russell Sanders Said It, and I Like It

In a lecture by author Scott Russell Sanders at Festival of Faith & Writing, I heard this (and I’m paraphrasing; he said it more mellifluously):

Confusion is that which we are capable of clearing up; mystery is that which we can’t.

That explains it.  Amen.

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4 responses to “Scott Russell Sanders Said It, and I Like It

  1. Pingback: … the big “L” birthday lunch with Bob’s sweetie (and Bob and my sweetie) … and hb to Peter and Missie as well … happy 31 years, Ann and Greg … and happy 20 years Heddy and Andy … have I mentioned how beautif

  2. love the quote … plays well with Einstein’s “one cannot help but be in awe when contemplating the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. it is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of the mystery every day. the important thing is not to stop questioning; never lose a holy curiosity.”

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