"This is the first lesson ye should learn:
There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, it doesn't behoove any of us to speak evil of the rest of us. This is a universal law........."
Edgar Cayce Reading 3063-1
Do you know anyone who epitomizes this saying?
It is not bigotry to be certain we are right; but it is bigotry to be unable to imagine how we might possibly have gone wrong. -G.K. Chesterton, essayist and novelist (1874-1936)
Here's another good word for you. Use it; impress your friends......LOL
Nostomania (nos-tuh-MAY-nee-uh, -mayn-yuh) noun: An overwhelming desire to return home or to go back to familiar places.
From Greek nostos (a return home) + mania (excessive enthusiasm or madness).
Nostomania is an extreme form of nostalgia.
This spoke to me this week, since I just went back "home" for a school reunion.
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A word is not the same with one writer as with another. One tears it from his guts. The other pulls it out of his overcoat pocket. -Charles Peguy, poet and essayist (1873-1914)