What I fear most is power with impunity. I fear abuse of power, and the power to abuse.
The fact that I am a writer comes from the experience of being cut away from my roots and living in Venezuela, where I couldn't find a place for myself, for years and years.
We want a world where life is preserved, and the quality of life is enriched for everybody, not only for the privileged.
Giving women education, work, the ability to control their own income, inherit and own property, benefits the society. If a woman is empowered, her children and her family will be better off. If families prosper, the village prospers, and eventually so does the whole country.
Ferdinand Christian Baur
James J. Corbett
Philip K. Dick