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Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Day

At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love. Martin Luther King Jr. Darkness can not drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. Martin Luther King Jr. We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now. Martin Luther King, Jr. I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. Martin Luther … Continue reading

Elections quotes

Elections quotes

The total collapse of the public opinion polls shows that this country is in good health. A country that developed an airtight system of finding out in advance what was in people’s minds would be uninhabitable. Elwyn Brooks White Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.  George Jean Nathan Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each … Continue reading

Christmas holidays

Christmas holidays

Christmas it seems to me is a necessary festival; we require a season when we can regret all the flaws in our human relationships: it is the feast of failure, sad but consoling. Graham Greene Christmas Eve is my favorite… I think the anticipation is more fun than anything else. I kind of lost that. The idea that something – food, traditions, an arbitrary date on the calendar – can be special because we decide … Continue reading