“When contemplated in its extreme, almost any power looks dangerous.” ~ RBG
“Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.” ~ Frederick Douglass
"When a man repeats a promise again and again, he means to fail you." ~ English proverb
“The more you can escape from how horrible things really are, the less it's going to bother you...and then, the worse things get.” ~ Frank Zappa
"It's the last ride / Our little game is over" ~ Todd Rundgren
Winston Churchill said, "Failure is not fatal." Sadly, Trump has proven him dead wrong.
"The next day someone hollers when he comes into view / 'Here comes the general' and [then Trump says] 'General who?'" ~ after Irving Berlin
"So go ahead with all your sweet talkin' / Go ahead for all the good it can do / Have yourself a dime's worth of talkin' / Then I'm gonna hang right up on you" ~ Aretha Franklin, "Running Out of Fools"
"Two divided by love / Can only be one / And one is a lonely number" ~ The Grass Roots
“To cheat your way into a job bigger than your mind can handle is to become a fear-corroded ape on borrowed motions and borrowed time." ~ Ayn Rand