Quotes that are trending.



The General Strike has taught the working class more in four days than years of talking could have done.
Arthur James Balfour



He saw all these forms and faces in a thousand relationships become newly born. Each one was mortal, a passionate, painful example of all that is transitory. Yet none of them died, they only changed, were always reborn, continually had a new face: only time stood between one face and another.
Herman Hesse, Siddhartha



A democratic and stable Iraq and Afghanistan are essential to our broader efforts to make no place safe for terrorists and to win the War on Terrorism.
Ben Nelson



In order to obtain the optimum view of what takes place in front of me, I should have to lower my eyes a little. But I lower my eyes no more. In a word, I only see what appears close beside me, what I best see I see ill.
Samuel Beckett



You may proclaim, good sirs, your fine philosophy But till you feed us, right and wrong can wait!
Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht



Love is a golden key to let in Christ, and a strong lock to keep out others.
Thomas Brooks



We expect to learn new tricks because one of our science based abilities is being able to predict. That after all is what science is about. Learning enough about how a thing works so you'll know what comes next. Because as we all know everything obeys the universal laws, all you need is to understand the laws.
James Burke



A President is neither prince nor pope, and I don't seek a window on men's souls. In fact, I yearn for a greater tolerance, an easy-goingness about each other's attitudes and way of life.
George Herbert Walker Bush



"I mean, what the fuck is it with you guys? I thought this was supposed to be a lesbian party. Lesbian? Perhaps you'd like me to tear it off so you qualify." Guido protests. "I have a right to be here, this is the United States, you know, you can't discriminate." "I can't discriminate? Oh, that's ripe, coming from a straight white man. What's the matter, baby doesn't feel like he belongs? Well, why don't you try a place that was set up just for you? Like the world!"
Lea DeLaria



We make war and revolution at the same time. Militiamen are fighting for the conquest of the land, the factories, bread, and culture the pickaxe and the shovel are as important as the rifle. Comrades, we will win the war!
Buenaventura Durruti