The solutions all are simple…after you have arrived at them. But they’re simple only when you know already what they are.
During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
Go to Heaven for the climate. Hell for the company.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.
The intuitive mind is a sacred gift And the rational mind is a faithful servant.
I am heartened to find so much wit in you, that you’d give thought to consequences and choose your way with reason, not passion only.
Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.
That rifle on the wall of the labourer’s cottage or working class flat is the symbol of democracy. It is our job to see that it stays there.
Time and space are modes by which we think and not conditions in which we live.