Power is something of which I am convinced there is no innocence this side of the womb.
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In a democracy -- even if it is a so-called democracy like our white-Tlitist one -- the greatest veneration one can show the rule of law is to keep a watch on it, and to reserve the right to judge unjust laws and the subversion of the function of the law
He's a colleague and a friend, and it's also a wonderful thing that the Nobel Prize has come to South Africa again,
Responsibility is what awaits outside the Eden of Creativity.
Perhaps the best definition of progress would be the continuing efforts of men and women to narrow the gap between the convenience of the powers that be and the unwritten charter.
A desert is a place without expectation.
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Robert Dale Owen
Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.
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