• Thinking gets you nowhere. It may be a fine and noble aid in academic studies, but you can't think your way out of emotional difficulties. That takes something altogether different. You have to make yourself passive then, and just listen. Re-establish contact with a slice of eternity.

    Etty Hillesum (1985). “An Interrupted Life: The Diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943”