I hate racism. I hate Anti-Semitism. I hate bigotry. It can exist in us all, and it’s part of our basest meanest natures. With this ex-London Mayor racism row, why won’t anyone take the bull by the horns? Why aren’t … Continued
Hatred is the most accessible and comprehensive of all the unifying agents. Mass movements can rise and spread without belief in a God, but never without belief in a devil. — oh that he were he alive right now
The desire to reveal is greater than the desire to conceal.
I’d like to start a religion. That’s where the money is.
Where you come from is gone, where you thought you were going to never was there, and where you are is no good unless you can get away from it. Where is there a place for you to be? No … Continued
Man can will nothing unless he has first understood that he must count on no one but himself; that he is alone, abandoned on earth in the midst of his infinite responsibilities, without help, with no other aim than the … Continued
It is through error that man tries and rises. It is through tragedy he learns. All the roads of learning begin in darkness and go out into the light.
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.
The only difference between reality and fiction is that fiction needs to be credible.
Imagination is the true fire, stolen from heaven, to animate this cold creature of clay, producing all those fine sympathies that lead to rapture, rendering men social by expanding their hearts, instead of leaving them leisure to calculate how many … Continued