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Brian Ellis
23rd July 2009, 09:16
Brings us down to earth!

A million million spermatozoa,
All of them alive:
Out of their cataclysm but one poor Noah
Dare hope to survive.

And among that billion minus one
Might have chanced to be
Shakespeare, another Newton, a new Donne
But the One was Me.
Aldous Huxley Fifth Philosopher’s Song (1920)

23rd July 2009, 15:05
Loved Brave new world.

Brian Ellis
26th July 2009, 04:39
The greater the wealth, the thicker will be the dirt.
J.K. Galbraith The Affluent Society (1958) ch. 18, sect. 2

Thank God, I'm poor!

Brian Ellis
31st July 2009, 07:36
The problem is that many MPs never see the London that exists beyond the wine bars and brothels of Westminster.
Ken Livingstone, The Times 19 Feb. 1987