Henry David Thoreau – If a man walks in…

If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day…


“If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.”
-Henry David Thoreau

Julie Burchill – I don’t really care what…

I don’t really care what people tell children – when you believe in Santa Claus, the…


“I don’t really care what people tell children – when you believe in Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny and the Tooth Fairy, one more fib won’t hurt. But I am infuriated by the growing notion, posited in some touchy-feely quarters, that all women are, or can be, beautiful.”
-Julie Burchill