By Megan Thomas I hear people say things like, "I love reading, I just don't have the time", a lot. But I genuinely think that the only reason people think this is true is because they're imagining trying to get stuck into The Lord Of The Rings or War and Peace between tube stations or…
“Above all this the stars shine."
"Hating, after all, was a drier form of drowning."
“If you could read the secret history of your enemies, you should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostilities.”
A striking, confrontational and unmistakably brilliant exhibit of South African theatre.
"Can we sometimes assume a racist motive? Is there place for anger in dialogue on racism? Can liberals be racist? Should black people help white people understand racism?"
“The secret of happiness is not doing what we like but in liking what we do.”
“People love to say, “Give a man a fish, and he’ll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, and he’ll eat for a lifetime.” What they don’t say is, “And it would be nice if you gave him a fishing rod.” That’s the part of the analogy that’s missing.”
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it."