human beings

Costumes

If human beings had genuine courage, they’d wear their costumes every day of the year, not just on Halloween.                  Douglas Coupland Douglas Coupland (born December 30, 1961) is a Canadian novelist and… Read More ›

Stories

An attack upon our ability to tell stories is not just censorship – it is a crime against our nature as human beings.  Salman Rushdie Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie FRSL (born 19 June 1947) is a British Indian novelist and essayist. His second novel, Midnight’s… Read More ›

Burn

Wherever they burn books they will also, in the end, burn human beings.   Heinrich Heine Christian Johann Heinrich Heine (13 December 1797 – 17 February 1856) was a German poet, journalist, essayist, and literary critic. He is best known… Read More ›

Learn

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. Douglas Adams Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was… Read More ›