But the work of man is only just beginning, and it remains to conquer all the violence entrenched in the recessees of our passion and no race possesses the monopoly of beauty, of intelligence, of force. And there is a place for all at the rendezvous of victory. – Aimé Césaire
"A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man"
"We are here to kill war. We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us."
"So when you ran for office you built a tremendous amount of trust with the American people, that you seemed like someone who wouldn't move the bar on us," she said. "And it seems, especially in the last year, as if your negotiating tactics have sort of cut away at that trust by compromising some Read more…
None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.”
"What haunts the Obama administration is what still haunts the country: the stunning lack of accountability for the greed and misdeeds that brought America to its gravest financial crisis since the Great Depression. There has been no legal, moral, or financial reckoning for the most powerful wrongdoers. Nor have there been meaningful reforms that might Read more…
"Ironically, I had hurt the Democrats by both my victories and my defeats. The loss of health care and the passage of NAFTA demoralized many of our base voters and depressed turnout." –Bill Clinton, in his memoir
"Sticking feathers up your butt does not make you a chicken." -Tyler Durden
To be whole is to be part.