Champagne, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a lie detector. It encourages a man to be expansive, even reckless, while lie detectors are only a challenge to tell lies successfully.
Quote by Graham Greene
When we are not sure, we are alive.
Media is a word that has come to mean bad journalism
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Reality in our century is not something to be faced.
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We are all of us resigned to death: it's life we aren't resigned to.
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Innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning...
If you have abandoned one faith, do not abandon all faith. There is always an...
Heresy is another word for freedom of thought.
It is a truism that almost any sect, cult, or religion will legislate its creeds...
There are no heresies in a dead religion