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Today’s Question by Aart Hilal

Author: Paulo Coelho

The Alchemist shows the world as a deranged universal harmony. The Modern spirit seems not to agree with this point of view. What about you: What do you think about this?

What do you mean by a modern spirit? We cannot generalize anything, moreover the human spirit. Life is about accepting our differences, and in my case, I accept mines. As an old Brazilian poet said once: it is very boring to be modern, I want to be myself.

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