October 5, 2015

When is a house ever truly completed?
—Stephen Greenblatt
  American writer and teacher (b.1943)

Introduction to Shakespeare's Montaigne (buy from Amazon)

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.

Reflection for the Day quotations are posted on this website two days after they are published in the newspaper. The website frequently adds a quotation on Sundays as well.