The Long Haul
Keep a journal, and don't assume that your work has to accomplish anything worthy: artists and peace-workers are in it for the long haul, and not to be judged by immediate results. . . .
Redemption comes with care. In our culture we can oppose but not subvert. Openness is part of our technique.— William Stafford, Every War Has Two Losers by William Stafford, Kim Stafford, editor