The left has lost touch with popular opinion, thereby making it possible for the right to present itself as the party of common sense.
For when a woman is left too much alone, sooner or later she begins to think;- And no man knows what then she may discover.
Never was a man further from a partiality for Spain than I am. But I think I now have left them in a sincere and steady intention to cultivate the friendship of America.
If the child is left to himself, he will think more and better, if less showily. Let him go and come freely, let him touch real things and combine his impressions for himself.
I left Delhi, in 1971, shortly after Collective Choice and Social Welfare was published in 1970.
The proper reply to right wing religiosity is not to insist that politics and religion don’t mix. This is the stock response of the left.
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
The czar was always sending us commands – you shall not do this and you shall not do that – till there was very little left that we might do, except pay tribute and die.
A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value.
In December of 1952, my first wife, Kirby, and I left Vienna to drive through the Russian sector of Austria into Yugoslavia.