“I need to be alone. I need to ponder my shame and my despair in seclusion; I need the sunshine and the paving stones of the streets without companions, without conversation, face to face with myself, with only the music of my heart for company.”
Example moves the world more than doctrine. The great exemplars are the poets of action, and it makes little difference whether they be forces for good or forces for evil
“Let me be, was all I wanted. Be what I am, no matter how I am.”
And what is the potential man, after all? Is he not the sum of all that is human? Divine, in other words?
J. William Fulbright