The question grows more troubling with each passing year how much of what yesterday's science fiction regarded as unspeakably dreadful has become today's award-winning researchTheodore Roszak
To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly -- and so deciding to computerize the problem.Theodore Roszak
A day out-of-doors, someone I loved to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music -- that would be rest.Roosevelt, Eleanor
[The superior man] acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his actions.Confucius, The Confucian Analects
There are few things reason can discover with so much certainty and ease as its own insufficiency.Jeremy Collier
There is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty.Joseph Addison
I understand a fury in your words, But not the words.
It would be nice if the Food and Drug Administration stopped issuing warnings about toxic substances and just gave me the names of one or two things still safe to eat.
The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all it is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed a standard citizenry, to put down dissent and originality.