Our integrity sells for so little, but it is all we really have. It is the very last inch of us. But within that inch we are free.
A building is a symbol, as is the act of destroying it. Symbols are given power by people. A symbol, in and of itself is powerless. But with enough people behind it, blowing up a building can change the world.
Artists use lies to tell the truth, while politicians use them to cover the truth up.
There are no coincidences...only the illusion of coincidence.
It seems strange that my life should end in such a terrible place, but for three years I had roses and apologized to no one. I shall die here. Every inch of me shall perish. Every inch, but one. An inch. It is small and it is fragile and it is the only thing in the world worth having. We must never lose it or give it away. We must never let them take it from us. I hope that whoever you are, you escape this place. I hope that the world turns and that things get better. But what I hope most of all is that you understand what I mean when I tell you that, even though I do not know you, and even though I may never meet you, laugh with you, cry with you, or kiss you...I love you. With all my heart, I love you.
You wear a mask for so long, you forget who you were beneath it.
People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.
Did you like that? USA...Ulcered Sphincter of Ass-erica, I mean what else can you say? Here was a country that had everything, absolutely everything. And now, 20 years later, is what? The world's biggest leper colony. Why? Godlessness. Let me say that again...Godlessness. It wasn't the war they started. It wasn't the plague they created. It was Judgement. No one escapes their past. No one escapes Judgement.
Words will always retain their power. Words offer the means to meaning and, for those who will listen, the enunciation of truth.
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