"We clamour for equality chiefly in areas where we cannot ourselves hope to obtain excellence." -- Eric Hoffer (1902-1983) American author, philosopher, awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
"The function of socialism is to raise suffering to a higher level." -- Norman Mailer
(1923-2007) American novelist, journalist, essayist, poet, playwright, screenwriter, and film director
On standing up to totalitarian Islam
Awesome ! Highly Recommended.
"Tolerance is the virtue of a man without convictions." -- Gilbert Keith Chesterton
(1874-1936) British essayist, critic, poet, and novelist
"The Republican form of government is the highest form of government;
but because of this it requires the highest type of human nature -- a type nowhere at present existing." -- Herbert Spencer (1820-1903) British author, economist, philosopher
"The less government we have the better -- the fewer laws and the less confided power.
The antidote to this abuse of formal government is the influence of private character,
the growth of the individual." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)