"A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbors." Dean William R. Inge
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past" -- Thomas Jefferson.
"Art for art's sake makes no more sense than gin for gin's sake." -- Somerset Maughan
"Education is the transmission of civilization" -- Will and Ariel Durant
"Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere." -- G.K. Chesterton