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The truth is, natural organisms have managed to do everything we want to do

The truth is, natural organisms have managed to do everything we want to do without guzzling fossil fuels, polluting the planet or mortgaging the future.
Posted 4 months ago

The truth is my idea has been to always stay at Barcelona and see out the r

The truth is my idea has been to always stay at Barcelona and see out the rest of my career here. Like I always say, one doesn't know what can happen in the future, but if it were up to me to decide, I would stay at Barcelona for the rest of my career.
Posted 4 months ago

Every single immigrant we have, undocumented or documented, is a future Ame

Every single immigrant we have, undocumented or documented, is a future American. That's just the truth of it.
Posted 4 months ago

I know who my dad is, I've met him a few times, but I don't even call him d

I know who my dad is, I've met him a few times, but I don't even call him dad. I know it sounds horrible, but I don't even see him as part of my family, to be honest. If you want the truth, it doesn't bother me because I don't know any different. I just k
Posted 4 months ago

Because my dad abused me, I was determined to never let a man tell me what

Because my dad abused me, I was determined to never let a man tell me what to do. God clearly showed me that I needed to be a submissive wife if I wanted to be effective in ministry. The truth is, if we don't learn to submit to authority, we won't ever le
Posted 4 months ago

Every therapeutic cure, and still more, any awkward attempt to show the pat

Every therapeutic cure, and still more, any awkward attempt to show the patient the truth, tears him from the cradle of his freedom from responsibility and must therefore reckon with the most vehement resistance.
Posted 4 months ago

Genuine freedom is possible only where there is genuine love. And genuine l

Genuine freedom is possible only where there is genuine love. And genuine love is not possible without truth.
Posted 4 months ago

The job of the press is to speak truth to power. And yet, for doing our job

The job of the press is to speak truth to power. And yet, for doing our job, we are persecuted. I say that these aggressive and illegal tactics to silence us - inventing arbitrary legal interpretations, over-zealous charges and disproportionate sentences
Posted 4 months ago

I know how easy it is for one to stay well within moral, ethical, and legal

I know how easy it is for one to stay well within moral, ethical, and legal bounds through the skillful use of words - and to thereby spin, sidestep, circumvent, or bend a truth completely out of shape. To that extent, we are all liars on numerous occasio
Posted 4 months ago

One of the things I believe strongly in is developing institutions - legal,

One of the things I believe strongly in is developing institutions - legal, press, bureaucracies, academies - that are rooted in the pursuit of impartial truth. That aren't simply just bent to partisan ends or are corrupted for the powerful or for other u
Posted 4 months ago

I've led a school whose faculty and students examine and discuss and debate

I've led a school whose faculty and students examine and discuss and debate every aspect of our law and legal system. And what I've learned most is that no one has a monopoly on truth or wisdom. I've learned that we make progress by listening to each othe
Posted 4 months ago

The remedy for speech that is false is speech that is true. This is the ord

The remedy for speech that is false is speech that is true. This is the ordinary course in a free society. The response to the unreasoned is the rational; to the uninformed, the enlightened; to the straight-out lie, the simple truth.
Posted 4 months ago