"It is easier to break an atom than a prejudice" -Albert Einstein
"my brain can imagine much more then you can imagine it can imagine"-My best Man
"You can probably prove mathematically that for any given point on the earths surface there is at *least* one circumscription of idiocy. It's just the diameter that will vary". -Graham Wheeler
"As for me, all I know is that I know nothing" -Socrates
"The deepest level of truth uncovered by science and by philosophy is the fundamental truth of Unity - at that deepest sub-nuclear level of our reality you and I are literally One." -John Hagelin
"Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely". -Lord Acton
I won't eat anything that has intelligent life, but I'd gladly eat a network executive or a politician. ~Marty Feldman
"Sapere aude! Atrevete a pensar por ti mismo" -Kant
"Politics: “Poli” a Latin word meaning “many” & "tics" meaning “bloodsucking creatures"" -Miranda Pandaqueen
''Nothing tastes better than how life feels''
"We are either part of the problem or part of the solution. Walk your talk and no one will be in doubt of where you stand." - Howard Lyman
"The World is a dangerous place. Not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it."
"Religion is excellent stuff to keep the common people quiet." --Napoleon Bonaparte.
We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form. ~William Ralph Inge, Outspoken Essays, 1922
From beasts we scorn as soulless,
In forest, field and den,
The cry goes up to witness
The soullessness of men.
~M. Frida Hartley
The question is not, "Can they reason?" nor, "Can they talk?" but rather, "Can they suffer?" ~Jeremy Bentham
"We chase misprinted lies
We face the path of time
And yet I fight
This battle all alone
No one to cry to
No place to call home
My gift of self is raped
My privacy is raked
And yet I find
Repeating in my head
If I can't be my own
I'd feel better dead" -AIC
Some day the earth will weep, she will beg for her life, she will cry with tears of blood. You will make a choice, if you will help her or let her die, and when she dies, you will die too. John Hollow Horn Oglala Lakota 1932