I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality. - MLK
I thought exactly that when I heard he was too ill to attend.
Has Mary Jo Kopechne issued a statement yet? I wouldn't want to miss that.
Neither side in an argument can find the truth when both make an absolute claim on it.
I will have drink for him.
Or any other dead thing.
That thing, being us, all of us.
Except Walt Disney.
Sucks for his family, though he lived a long and successful life.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)