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Helen Merrell Lynd
“... every way of seeing is also a way of not seeing ...”
“One of the sources of pride in being a human being is the ability to bear present frustrations in the interests of longer purposes.”
“Words are sometimes sensitive instruments of precision with which delicate operations may be performed and swift, elusive truths may be touched; often they are clumsy tools with which we grope in the dark toward truths more inaccessible but no less significant.”
Helen Merrell Lynd, U.S. sociologist, writer, educator
(1896 - 1982)