A good End cannot sanctify evil Means; nor must we ever do Evil, that Good may come of it.
It means that, in fact, it’s – whether fascist is the right word I don’t know – more of a plutocracy than anything resembling a democracy; it has become a nation controlled by a very small, very wealthy elite.
Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
Pressed into service means pressed out of shape.
It is an hypothesis that the sun will rise tomorrow: and this means that we do not know whether it will rise.
Cameras help to minimize collateral damage, and very often, without a camera a missile cannot fire. Certainly, without a camera a drone can’t function, which means that the very ways in which we wage war are determined in part by how cameras work and whether they work at all.
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.
A higher rate of urgency does not imply ever-present panic, anxiety, or fear. It means a state in which complacency is virtually absent.
I swear to the Lord, I still can’t see, why Democracy means, everybody but me.
Radical simply means ‘grasping things at the root.’