“Before the American Revolution there were frequent slave uprisings.”

Edward Ball

“Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.”


“Fame for me is like a place, a country I’m taking a tour through.”

Dave Chappelle

“If you don’t give people a chance to fail, you won’t innovate.”

Indra Nooyi (PepsiCo)

“History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.”

Lord Acton