The desire for clarity

[Li] notes that “the desire for clarity [is] not far from the desire to deceive” because both cause us to tailor life into “presentable bites.”

– Perry Link reviewing Kinder than Solitude by Yiyun Li, NYRB 19.11.15

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Paul Hodson

Head of Unit "EnergyEfficiency" at European Commission, Directorate-General for Energy

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