The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
Stephen Biko (1946–1977), South African political leader. Address, 1971, to the Cape Town Conference on Inter-Racial Studies. Quoted in Dictionary of Political Quotations, ed. Robert Stewart (1984).
Today is Wednesday 08/31/V3.2, the last day of August MMXI. (I should do a month in review).
Well I started off this day wonderful, life is grand in the 681V1.
Well I’m getting ready to head into the office, as I generally do.
I also need to start preparing for the weekend.
Last night I went to Crescent Moon for pint night. I had a pint of Hazed & Confused. It was beer, it was more hoppy according to gym. It taste like beer to me, I still don’t like beer. We talked politics, Native America & European relations. A good time was had.
I went home & had my dinner, spaghetti with saladid & an Ice Cold Delicious Pepsi.
I then went to bed.
But The word of the day is metaphrastic which is having the quality of a literary work that has been translated or changed from one form to another, as prose into verse.
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind.
T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888–1965), U.S.-British modernist poet. Eliot’s doctoral dissertation in philosophy; submitted to Harvard in 1916. Knowledge and Experience in the Philosophy of F.H. Bradley, ch. 1, Columbia University Press (1964).