June 2017

June 2017 Site Meister Mon, 06/05/2017 - 16:20

Monday, 5th:
Perhaps the most widespread illusion is that if we were in power we would behave very differently from those who now hold it -- when, in truth, in order to get power we would have to become very much like them.
⇒ (Lenin's fatal mistake, both in theory and in practice.)

Sunday, 11th:
There is no better way of exercising the imagination than the study of law.
No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets truth.”
⇒ Jean Giraudoux, "Tiger at the Gates"

Saturday, 17th:
A truth that's told with bad intent
Beats all the lies you can invent.”
⇒ William Blake

Monday, 26th:
Remembering Neerja Bhanot, never forget heroines come from all nationalities!
Pan Am Flight 73