“We don’t inherit the land from our ancestors. We borrow it from our children.”
— Indian saying
“I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.”
— Abraham lincoln
“…you’ve got to have a choice, choice depends on the freedom to choose and if you’re shackled with debt you don’t have the freedom to choose. People in debt become hopeless and hopeless people don’t vote. They always say that that everyone should vote but I think that if the poor in Britain or the United States turned out and voted for people who represented their interests it would be a real democratic revolution; and so they don’t want it to happen so keeping people hopeless and pessimistic”
— Tony Benn, long-serving former Labour member of the British parliament, interview with Michael Moore in Sicko (2007)
“If you’re not the lead dog, the view is always the same.”
— I’d love to know the origin of this statement. Email me if you have any info.