"In most communities it is illegal to cry "fire" in a crowded assembly. Should it not be considered serious international misconduct to manufacture a general war scare in an effort to achieve local political aims?"
-Dwight D. Eisenhower
Don't ya touch hard liquor
Just a cup of cold coffee
But I do not doubt that it is beneficial sometimes to contemplate in the mind, as in a picture, the image of a grander and better world; for if the mind becomes used to the trivial things of everyday life, it may limit itself too much and decline completely into worthless thinking. Meanwhile, however, we must be on the lookout for the truth, keeping a sense of proportion so that we can distinguish what is sure from what is uncertain, and day from night.
-From English theologian Thomas Burnet's Archaeologiae Philosophicae (1692)
...was staring at the little blotch of sunshine with a special intensity, considering lying down in it.