ethics

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The manner in which the great West Wind chooses at times to administer his possessions does not commend itself to a person of peaceful and law-abiding disposition, inclined to draw distinctions between right and wrong in the face of natural forces, whose standard, naturally, is that of might alone.
Right and Wrong had somehow been transformed into Gain and Loss, and Religion had become a sort of commercial transaction.
I don't think that in Boston there is any real sympathy with the artistic temperament; we tend to make everything a matter of right and wrong.