Many great changes in society have only come about because they were introduced by extremists and fanatics, repudiated by those they claimed to represent.
To use considerate language is only good manners and a sign of sensitivity to others’ feelings. Distinguish this from political correctness whose historical origins lie in a tactic to manipulate society.
A group defines itself as much by the way it is hated, as by the way it is loved. So for countries, and for races, and for individuals
Those who have suffered most from injustice are the first to inflict the same injustice on others.
The brain has two reference points – one for the judgment of others’ behaviour and one for the judgment of our own.