Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious. We have only to imagine how differently we would be described – and will be, after our deaths – by each of the family members who believe they know us.
The only study that the federal government has engaged in with a vengeance is in trying to see if they can make women fertile after menopause.
What’s the third largest nation in the world after China and India? It’s the Facebook nation – 430 million people on Facebook.
Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows, in man after man, generation after generation, – till its full stature is reached, and such System of Thought can grow no farther, but must give place to another.
Time after time we’re told corporations should have freedom from pesky job safety regulations, environmental protections and labor standards – giving working people the freedom to be crushed in collapsing mines, choke on filthy air and get paid too little to live on.
We are one, after all, you and I, together we suffer, together exist and forever will recreate each other.
After one party loses two elections in a row, there’s sort of blood in the water.
When I left home after graduating high school, I left as a migrant agricultural worker with a Modern Library edition of Plato in my duffel bag. It sounds kind of crazy, but I loved it. I loved the stuff. Before I knew there was a subject called philosophy, I loved it.
If fame is to come only after death, I am in no hurry for it.
Mark this well, you proud men of action! you are, after all, nothing but unconscious instruments of the men of thought.