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7 edition of Wonders of Solitude found in the catalog.

Wonders of Solitude

by Dale Salwak

  • 170 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by New World Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mind, body, spirit: mysticism & self-awareness,
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • Worship,
  • Solitude,
  • Movements - Humanism,
  • Inspirational,
  • Self-Help,
  • Inspirational - Gifts,
  • General,
  • Quotations, maxims, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8750218M
    ISBN 101577310268
    ISBN 109781577310266
    OCLC/WorldCa38749213

    A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors.   Though little more than a settlement surrounded by mountains, Macondo has its wars and disasters, even its wonders and miracles. A microcosm of Columbian life, its secrets lie hidden, encoded in a book and only Aureliano Buendia can fathom its mysteries and reveal its shrouded destiny. of Solitude book pdf One Hundred Years of Solitude book.

      So much suggests that solitude, the joy of being alone, stems from, as well as promotes, a state of maturity and inner richness. References Wilson T (): Just think: The challenges of the. Batchelor wonders if part of the allure of this new philosophy and way of being in the world during a time of extreme social and political upheaval is because solitude helps humans be creative, to.

    A Book of Silence, by Sara : Granta, ; Berkeley: Counterpoint, Sara Maitland skillfully weaves a history of silence and solitude over the centuries with an autobiographical account of her own encounters with silence at her Weardale home, on the Scottish isle of Skye, in the Egyptian desert of St. Anthony, and in the isolated moors of southwestern Scotland where she. The Wonders of Solitude is an inspiring companion in the struggle to remove ourselves, as Salwak writes, from “our peripheral concerns, from the pressures of a madly active world, and to return to the center where life is sacred — a humble miracle and mystery.”.


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Book Review by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat This volume offers quotations compiled and edited by Dale Salwak.

There are chapters on a noisy world, discovery, inspiration, the natural world, places of solitude, and the power of silence. Erica Jong notes, "The most important education you get is on your own--the one you learn in solitude.".

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A collection of quotations on meditation and solitude from a wide variety of sources including Max Picard, Ramana Maharshi, Carl Sandburg, Nancy Reagan, Ralph Waldo Emerson, St. Teresa, Oswald Chambers, Edward Abbey, Philip Wylie, and many others. The Wonders of Solitude.

SOLITUDE AND THE NATURAL WORLD. edited by Dale Salwak. The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely, or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quite alone with the heavens, nature, and God. ANNE FRANK GERMAN DIARIST.

Being female and domestic, even when young, I wanted to be alone in a place of my own. Our Reading Guide for One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez includes a Book Club Discussion Guide, Book Review, Plot Summary-Synopsis and Author Bio.

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