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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

John Florio biography

John Florio portrait and short biography

Forgive thy friends: they would, but cannot praise, inough’ the wit, art, language of thy PLAYES: forgive thy foes; they will not praise thee. Why? Thy Fate hath thought it best, they should envy. Faith, for thy FOXES sake, forgive them those who are not worthy to be friends, nor foes. Or, for their owne brave sake, let them be still fooles at thy mercy, and like what they will. John Florio (London 1607 Verses … Continue reading