There’s not too much difference between writing a picture book and writing a collection of a hundred poems or so, except that the bigger books take a lot longer to do.
A lot of people in 2008 voted for Obama. I did not vote for him. I voted for a third party. But I believed in Obama’s promises.
You lose or you win the fight – and anything in life – in your mind. I can look at how the person walks, how he speaks, his expressions. It’s a wisdom. Eyes are the mirror of the soul. So you can read a lot.
What survived as orthodox Christianity did so by suppressing and forcibly eliminating a lot of other material.
If things are too easy, life is a whole lot less interesting.
We have a new generation of very rich people who want to do more with their money than buy a lot of expensive toys. They want to live meaningful lives.
Women have a lot to say about how to advance women’s rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.
From the time I was a little boy I found myself reading history when I had a choice. I read a lot of things, but history had a special appeal for me.
If I can give a very substantial injection of humanistic thinking into corporations, boy, that would change things a lot.
Calling gender violence a women’s issue is part of the problem. It gives a lot of men an excuse not to pay attention.