Tuesday, 29 January 2008

Administrative Notes 4

"...talk about 'a war to end war', a 'war for small nations', a 'war for democracy'... Its sole purpose is to make the reader feel that the hatred stirred up in him is righteous indignation, and may be indulged to benefit mankind." - Bertrand Russell

"Morals are private. Decency is public." - Rita Mae Brown

"Who are you to condemn another's sin? He who condemns becomes part of it, espouses it." - Georges Bernanos

"As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue." - Albert Einstein

"...This suggests we may simplify our account of what constitutes a good man: A good man is one whose opinions and activities are pleasing to the holders of power." - Bertrand Russell

"Hypocrisy is great fodder for comedy." - Mo Rocca

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