Woodrow Wilson – There can be no equality…

There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not…


“There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter, control, or singly cope with.”
-Woodrow Wilson

Karen Armstrong – Ever since the Crusades, when…

Ever since the Crusades, when Christians from western Europe were fighting holy wars against Muslims…


“Ever since the Crusades, when Christians from western Europe were fighting holy wars against Muslims in the near east, western people have often perceived Islam as a violent and intolerant faith – even though when this prejudice took root Islam had a better record of tolerance than Christianity.”
-Karen Armstrong

Wole Soyinka – Well, the first thing is…

Well, the first thing is that truth and power for me form an antithesis, an…


“Well, the first thing is that truth and power for me form an antithesis, an antagonism, which will hardly ever be resolved. I can define in fact, can simplify the history of human society, the evolution of human society, as a contest between power and freedom.”
-Wole Soyinka

Jenny McCarthy – I guess now that I…

I guess now that I think back, I used to play priest and be a…


“I guess now that I think back, I used to play priest and be a funny priest. I don’t know, I grew up in such a Catholic family that I kind of liked to test the boundaries a little bit and I think I had fun watching my mom laugh.”
-Jenny McCarthy

Harold Pinter – I found the offer of…

I found the offer of a knighthood something that I couldn’t possibly accept. I found…


“I found the offer of a knighthood something that I couldn’t possibly accept. I found it to be somehow squalid, a knighthood. There’s a relationship to government about knights.”
-Harold Pinter