Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea.
Life isn’t meant to be easy. It’s hard to take being on the top – or on the bottom. I guess I’m something of a fatalist. You have to have a sense of history, I think, to survive some of these things… Life is one crisis after another.
Our liberal, New York/Washington-based media would never in a million years put Liberal Godfather Ted Kennedy on the spot about his clan’s bad behavior, to whose lurid history he himself has contributed so much.
History suggests that capitalism is a necessary condition for political freedom. Clearly it is not a sufficient condition.