the septenary (diapholom) wrote,
the septenary
diapholom

gambit

It is easy and dismally enervating to think of opposition as merely perverse or actually evil- far more invigorating to see it as essential for honing the mind, and as a positive good in itself. For the day that moral issues cease to be fought over is the day the word "human" disappears from the race
-Jill Tweedie (b. 1936), British author, journalist. Independent (London, May 1989).


http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-11/19/content_2235437.htm
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