Wisdom on Wednesdays—The suicide of the intellect

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Dalmatian Woman, gum Arabic print, 1928
One of five prints published in Scribners Magazine, February, 1929.

“Our period now drawing to a close has had a tragedy: the mistaking of truth—and its isolation from—goodness.  The isolation of truth is the suicide of the intellect. Rationalism destroys itself.”  (1946)

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