Blog topic: Other
The opposite of play is not work, it's rote
. . . beyond hardship, wrong, tyranny, distress,
beyond misery, despair, hatred, treachery,
beyond guilt and defilement; watchful,
heroic, the Cuillin is seen
rising on the other side of sorrow
Scotland will be free when the last Church of Scotland minister is strangled by the last copy of the Sunday Post.
Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral
From Cath Tate Cards
I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
Sometimes it’s more important to be human than to have good taste
Angst essen Seele auf
Fear eats the soul
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
It is not your responsibility to finish the work, but you are not free to desist from it either
Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.