Collectivists see the world the way Mr. Magoo did-as one big blur. They homogenize people in a communal blender, sacrificing the discrete features that make us who we are.
You can capture this body of mine, take away my freedom and enslave me.
You may even have the power to capture my soul and sentence me to the realm of eternal darkness.
But my dreams you cannot touch. They are my willthe very essence of who I am.
In them I laugh.
In them I cry.
In them I love.
And in them…..I live.
My dreams are untouchable and unceasing.
It must be remembered that a vast majority of mankind’s history has been spent living under the rule of tyrants and authoritarians. The ideas of Liberty are very new when you consider the big picture. By contrast, various forms of socialism and fascism have been adopted over and over again. Be wary of those who try to present these old and tired ideas as something new and exciting. Liberty and free markets are the way forward if we truly desire peace and prosperity.
Zen gives you tremendous dignity. There is no authority anywhere. Freedom is utter and ultimate.
Well, niece, I hope to see you one day fitted with a husband.
Not till God make men of some other metal than earth. Would it not grieve a woman to be overmastered with a pierce of valiant dust? to make an account of her life to a clod of wayward marl? No, uncle, I’ll none: Adam’s sons are my brethren; and, truly, I hold it a sin to match in my kindred.
God sends the best to those who deserves it.
Some find freedom in comfort
others find comfort in freedom
The loudest silence is camera silence.
Mahtab looked out of the window at the moon clearing the rooftops, bathing everything around in its silver light. She sighed, envying Nasim’s freedom. For just like Mahtab’s namesake, as the moonlight was beholden to the sun, she was beholden to her family.
Freedom does that to people, he realizes. Once you’ve tasted it, ou never want to let go.