It’s queer how ready people always are with advice in any real or imaginary emergency, and no matter how many times experience has shown them to be wrong, they continue to set forth their opinions, as if they had received them from the Almighty!
Future orientation is combined with a notion and expectation of progress, and nothing is impossible.
The desire for liberty has also made itself felt as struggle against domestic tyranny or arbitrary rule.
The human rights community has focused very narrowly on political and civil rights for many decades, and with reason, but now we have to ask how can we broaden the view.
With ‘Scratch,’ we want to let kids to be the creators. We want them to create interesting, dynamic things on the computer.
Science is all metaphor.
Love and trust and justice, concern for the poor, that’s being pushed to the margins, and you can see it.
To confer the gift of drawing, we must create an eye that sees, a hand that obeys, a soul that feels; and in this task, the whole life must cooperate. In this sense, life itself is the only preparation for drawing. Once we have lived, the inner spark of vision does the rest.
People are motivated by the desires for privilege, for power, for profit. Those are not shocking revelations. Anyone who’s had any experience in life knows these things.
There’s nothing bad that accrues from baseball.