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Author QuotedJacques Maritain
Title QuotedCarnet de notes / Jacques Maritain
Date (Year/Month/Day)1965/09/26
ImprintParis : Desclee. De Brouwer, [1965]
QuotationI have been reading your Carnets [de notes] "¦ Everything you say is quite true & even prophetic. Our mania for organization will be judged & all will be burned except love and friendship. The small groups united by genuine love will remain everywhere & the rest will go, even in monasticism. I want to quote you in the book I am writing now.
JournalThe Courage for Truth: Letters of Thomas Merton to Writers.; Selected and edited by Christine M. Bochen. / New York : Farrar Straus Giroux. 1993, p. 46
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