Sunday March 1, 2015

Thought is like sand and when we try to grasp a fistful of it, most of the grains trickle out between our fingers.
—Bernardo Axtaga
  Basque writer(b. 1951)

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Reflection for the Day appears in the Boston Globe every Monday through Saturday, on the last pages of the "G" section. The year 2015 marks the feature's thirty-first year of publication.

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