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.
Sir Julian Huxley (1887 - 1975)  
The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
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.
George Orwell (1903 - 1950)  
So this is how liberty dies. With thunderous applause.
George Lucas (1944 - ), Senator Amidala in Star Wars: Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005)  
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