For those suggesting criticisms of drone kills should wait until the election: that'd be reasonable if he stops killing until the election.
To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.
Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise.
Criticism of others is thus an oblique form of self-commendation. We think we make the picture hang straight on our wall by telling our neighbors that all his pictures are crooked.
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Personally, I am a hedonistic reader; I have never read a book merely because it was ancient. I read books for the aesthetic emotions they offer me, and I ignore the commentaries and criticism.
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