A family with the wrong members in control that, perhaps, is as near as one can come to describing England in a phrase.
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Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.
The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor.
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history.
The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his personality, and even then not all the time.
Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.
No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Liberal: a power worshipper without power.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
I don't really consider myself one of those actors who takes his work home with him.
It's only a fool that will lit a candle at midday.
I'm married. My wife, Stella - a beautiful woman. She's brought a lot of peace to my life, a lot of wisdom.
I don't believe in firing professors. They have academic freedom.
If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning.
I'm obsessed with the countryside: woods, forests, fields, lakes, mountains. I'm really into folk music and folklore. But more so I'm into electronic music. I'm into bands that have both aspects, like Boards of Canada is a perfect example. You could listen to that type of music running through a woods. It's kind of what I wanted to achieve.
Time travel used to be thought of as just science fiction, but Einstein's general theory of relativity allows for the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that you could go off in a rocket and return before you set out.
Every religion is good that teaches man to be good and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.
Like family, we are tied to each other. This is what all good musicians understand.
My religion centers in different areas than what's considered conventional religion.