There are more good people than bad people, and overall there’s more that’s good in the world than there is that’s bad. We just need to hear about it, we just need to see it.
Unnerving that so many people seem either relieved or disappointed by bomber/shooter's identity.
The American people are fed up...with political posturing.' True, but also an example of political posturing.
Many people make the mistake of confusing information with knowledge. They are not the same thing. Knowledge involves the interpretation of information. Knowledge involves listening.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum....
In general people put too much faith in the rich, the famous, the politicians, and not enough faith in themselves.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
I'm seventeen and I'm crazy. My uncle says the two always go together. When people ask your age, he said, always say seventeen and insane.
from Bill Clinton speech-
People are more impressed by the power of our example rather than the example of our power...
I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up.
Would Wish Up
A militia, when properly formed, are in fact the people themselves... and include all men capable of bearing arms.
What separates us from the animals, what separates us from the chaos, is our ability to mourn people we’ve never met.