|Sent on:||Thursday, June 18, 2009 12:14 PM|
"We are oft to blame in this. 'Tis too much proved that with devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself."
���However gifted an individual is at the outset, if his or her talents cannot be developed because of his or her social condition, because of the surrounding circumstances, these talents will be still-born���
--Simone de Beauvoir
"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness."
Avoid adulation or idolatry, be it of people or ideas.
L'esclave, qui l'est dans son sein, sait que son maitre est son metre.