Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - May 10, 2013
Operationally, God is beginning to resemble not a ruler but the last fading smile of a cosmic Cheshire cat.
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Sir Julian Huxley (1887 - 1975)  
The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
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Umberto Eco (1932 - ), Travels in Hyperreality (Harcourt)  
Every generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it.
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George Orwell (1903 - 1950)  
So this is how liberty dies. With thunderous applause.
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George Lucas (1944 - ), Senator Amidala in Star Wars: Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005)  
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