The challenge of social justice is to evoke a sense of community that we need to make our nation a better place, just as we make it a safer place.
The faking of feelings is a sin against the imagination.
The essence of pleasure is spontaneity.
We are enmeshed in a lineage that came from somewhere and is going to make way for the next generation.
Service is what life is all about.
Well, as I understand it, the main supporters are beer companies and the pharmaceutical companies. I’d like them to show me the dead bodies from marijuana. But they can’t because there aren’t any.
Even if certain rogue countries do things we wish nobody did, it doesn’t necessarily mean that their foolishness should justify our following suit.
I was a normal American nerd.
You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day.
I would say that something important for me and for my generation in Northern Ireland was the 1947 Education Act, which allowed students who won scholarships to go on to secondary schools and thence to university.