Robert Green Ingersoll (August 11, 1833 - July 21, 1899)
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Anger blows out the lamp of the mind
Robert Green Ingersoll
The hands that help are better far than the lips that pray
This crime called blasphemy was invented by priests for the purpose of defending doctrines not able to take care of themselves
To argue with a man who has renounced his reason is like giving medicine to the dead
Science built the Academy, superstition the inquisition
Where there is a worker, there lies a nation.
(May 07, 1919 - July 26, 1952)
I seem to have been everywhere in the last 30 years, maybe not in the epicenter but flying around the periphery of extraordinary events and equally extraordinary people.
(May 29, 1959 - )
One writes to make a home for oneself, on paper, in time and in others' minds.