I think it’s really important to find out why people hurt you or try to oppose you or whatever.
If you feel yourself to be above the mass, speak so as to raise the mass to the height of your argument.
I wasn’t really into body piercings until I found that about half my female students had them.
Something that’s seldom appreciated about me is that I am in sympathy with a great deal of what Marx wrote, except that I’m on the side of the bourgeoisie.
We have been conditioned to see the passing of time as an adversary.
So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
Mexican immigration poses challenges to our policies and to our identity in a way nothing else has in the past.
Though I be poor, I’m honest.
Over time, the welfare state has become dysfunctional in a surprising way. But in a way it became a victim of its own success: It became so successful at prolonging life, that it becomes financially unsustainable, unless you make major changes to things like retirement ages.
And I’m working at trying to find a kind of language where I won’t be so easily modulated by expectation.