Pity the nation that has to silence its writers for speaking their minds.   Arundhati Roy Suzanna Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian author best known for her novel The God of Small Things (1997), which won… Read More ›


Times of great calamity and confusion have been productive for the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace. The brightest thunder-bolt is elicited from the darkest storm.   Charles Caleb Colton Charles Caleb Colton (1780–1832) was… Read More ›


Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. Eleanor Roosevelt She had a home in Hyde Park, New York. Val Kill The only National Historic Site dedicated to a first lady. Mrs. Roosevelt when she was… Read More ›


It would be better for men to be few and live far apart, where none could infect another; then slowly the sanity of field and mountain and the cold ocean and glittering stars might enter their minds.” Robinson Jeffers John… Read More ›