In the groves of their academy, at the end of every vista, you see nothing but the gallows.
Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.
What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books.
Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) Austrian fhysician. Founder of Psychoanalysis.
Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you -- you do not even suspect that the day has already dawned outside.
Alexander Solzhenitsyn (1918-?) Russian novelist, dramatist and historian.