We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all. We discovered that life at any price has no value whatever; that life is nothing without the privileges, the prides, the rights, the joys which make it worth living, and also worth giving. And we also discovered that there is something more hideous, more atrocious than war or than death; and that is to live in fear.
WEDS: A Writer's Wit | Noam Chomsky
THURS: A Writer's Wit | John Banville
FRI: My Book World | Edith Wharton's The Custom of the Country