When a thing is true, there is no need to use any arguments to substantiate it.
We need to recognise that what really matters isn’t buying more and more consumer goods, but family, friends, and knowing that we are doing something worthwhile with our lives. Helping to reduce the appalling consequences of world poverty should be part of that reassessment.
I’m tired of this discussion of capitalism and socialism; we live in the 21st century, we need an economic system that has democracy as its underpinnings and an ethical code.
Kids get a lot of lip service in disaster planning, but they tend to get far fewer resources than they need. The mantra of ‘children are our most valuable resource’ is almost never matched by actual funding.
If we don’t like what the Republicans do, we need to get in there and change it.
Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.
Our runaway judiciary is badly in need of restraint by Congress.
Remember, those that wait upon the Lord will rise up with wings like eagles, and they will run and not be weary. And don’t you ever be weary, because the battle goes on, year after year, and we need all of you young people to join us in the battle.
A hero has faced it all: he need not be undefeated, but he must be undaunted.
We still need a voice that thinks before it speaks.