Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining.
Your Highness, I have no need of this hypothesis.
It's clearly a budget. It's got a lot of numbers in it.
Is it not a strange blindness on our part to teach publicly the techniques of warfare and to reward with medals those who prove to be the most adroit killers?
Liberty and democracy become unholy when their hands are dyed red with innocent blood.
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.