Soldiers who are not afraid of guns, bombs, capture, torture or death say they are afraid of homosexuals. Clearly we should not be used as soldiers; we should be used as weapons.anonymous, Letter to the Editor, The Advocate
There are three social classes in America upper middle class, middle class, and lower middle class.Judith Martin
Government, is the last analysis, is organized opinion. Where there is little or no public opinion, there is likely to be bad government.MacKenzie King
Getting my lifelong weight struggle under control has come from a process of treating myself as well as I treat others in every way.Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, August 2004
I am a man of principle, and one of my basic principles is flexibility.Everett Dirksen
So you see, imagination needs moodling - long, inefficient, happy idling, dawdling and puttering.Brenda Ueland
At least one way of measuring the freedom of any society is the amount of comedy that is permitted, and clearly a healthy society permits more satirical comment than a repressive, so that if comedy is to function in some way as a safety release then it must obviously deal with these taboo areas. This is part of the responsibility we accord our licensed jesters, that nothing be excused the searching light of comedy. If anything can survive the probe of humour it is clearly of value, and conversely all groups who claim immunity from laughter are claiming special privileges which should not be granted.
It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the lover it is not the seen but the unseen that he muses upon.