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Alexander Eliot

Alexander Eliot (April 28, 1919 – April 23, 2015) was an American writer born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, best known for his works on spirituality and myth. He is the son of Samuel Atkins Eliot, Jr., the grandson of Samuel Atkins Eliot, and the great-grandson of Charles W. Eliot, president of Harvard for fifty years. Eliot was the art editor of Time magazine from 1945 to 1960. His many books include “The Universal Myths: Heroes, Gods, Tricksters, and Other”, “The Global Myths: Exploring Primitive, Pagan, Sacred, and Scientific Mythologies”, and “The Timeless Myths: How Ancient Legends Influence the Modern World”

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Personal answers to ultimate questions. That is what we seek.

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We're not home-and-hearth people. We're the adventurers, the buccaneers, the blockade runners. Witho ...

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Painting dissolves the forms at its command ... it melts them into color.

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“So-called art restoration is at least as tricky as brain surgery. Most pictures expire under scal ...

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“Life is a fatal adventure. It can only have one end. So why not make it as far-ranging and free a ...

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I have but one life to give to adventure.

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This moment, this being, is the thing. My life is all life in little. The moon, the planets, pass ar ...

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So-called restoration is at least as tricky as brain surgery. Most pictures expire under scalpel and ...

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Painting dissolves the forms at its command, or tends to; it melts them into color. Drawing, on the ...

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