Some mornings it just doesn’t seem worth it to gnaw through the leather straps.
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
The saying "Getting there is half the fun" became obsolete with the advent of commercial airlines.
[Henry J Tillman]
Censorship is telling a man he can't have steak just because a baby can't chew it.
I see no way out of the problems that organised religion and tribalism create other than humans just becoming more honest and fully aware of themselves … we're living in what Carl Sagan correctly termed a demon-haunted world. We have created a Star Wars civilisation but we have Palaeolithic emotions, medieval institutions and godlike technology. That's dangerous.
[EO Wilson; New Scientist, 21/04/2012]