Quotes of the Day (II)
Brent Scowcroft, as quoted in theNew Yorker, 10/31/05
"It doesn't matter if you feed someone or give him a little flat to live in if he doesn't have his freedom. This is an essential human need. Without it, life is nothing."
Ali Bashir, Iraqi plastic surgeon and artist (and a favorite of Saddam Hussein's), 3/21/03, as quoted in Jon Lee Anderson's The Fall of Baghdad