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No universal selfishness can bring social good to all. Communism - the effo

No universal selfishness can bring social good to all. Communism - the effort to give all men what they need and to ask of each the best they can contribute - this is the only way of human life.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

As Dorothy J. Heydt famously said, the eight deadliest words for any work o

As Dorothy J. Heydt famously said, the eight deadliest words for any work of fiction are 'I don't care what happens to these people.
Posted 4 months ago

Do not show your wounded finger for everything will knock up against it.

Do not show your wounded finger for everything will knock up against it.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

When you go to a great concert, you feel this arc, almost like the music of

When you go to a great concert, you feel this arc, almost like the music of a well-chosen set takes you on this trip through emotions and through various forms of intellectual engagement.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

My father was famous for his photographic memory. He was in the OSS. They t

My father was famous for his photographic memory. He was in the OSS. They trained him to be captured on purpose and to read upside down and backwards and commit to memory every document in Germany he saw as he was being interrogated - every schedule on ev
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

History is reticent about women who were common soldiers, who bore arms, be

History is reticent about women who were common soldiers, who bore arms, belonged to regiments, and took part in battles on the same terms as men, though hardly a war has been waged without women soldiers in the ranks.
Posted 4 months ago

We are what God has made us.

We are what God has made us.
Posted 4 months ago

True love stories never have endings.

True love stories never have endings.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I've never seen beauty so devastatingas in the linesthat trace our hopeand

I've never seen beauty so devastatingas in the linesthat trace our hopeand fall from the stars.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

A question is a door and an unopened door is just part of the wall and as l

A question is a door and an unopened door is just part of the wall and as long as it's standing it's doing its job.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

We can't destroy the inequities between men and women until we destroy marr

We can't destroy the inequities between men and women until we destroy marriage.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

I wanted an electric train for Christmas but I got the saxophone instead.

I wanted an electric train for Christmas but I got the saxophone instead.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago