Stuff your eyes with wonder, he said, live as if you'd drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.
Military guys are rarely as smart as they think they are, and they've never gotten over the fact that civilians run the military.
A militia, when properly formed, are in fact the people themselves... and include all men capable of bearing arms.
Art is the concrete artifact of faith and expectation, the realization of a world that would otherwise be little more than a veil of pointless consciousness stretched over a gulf of mystery.
They're called 'facts', and my role is to amplify those, not cheerlead. And I don't care at all what you think of my motives.
I will never demean myself to speak about my courage," said Julien, coldly, "it would be mean to do so. Let the world judge by the facts.