A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom. Dylan
The beard, being a half-mask, should be forbidden by the police. It is, moreover, as a sexual symbol in the middle of the face, obscene: that is why it pleases women.
“When we surrender to the fact of death, not the idea of it, we gain license to live more fully, to see life differently.” Sarah Lewis
A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, but an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women’s history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one.