"Hey that's how it begins (uh), she'll feel those needles and pins / A-hurtin' her, a-hurtin' her" ~ Jackie DeShannon
"Everybody's runnin' and no one makes a move / Everybody's a winner and nothin' left to lose... Nobody told me there'd be days like these" ~ John Lennon
"I don't care if you live or die / Couldn't care less if you laugh or cry / I don't mind if you crash or fly / I don't mind at all" ~ Bob Geldolf, "The Great Song of Indifference"
"When you went to bed / With your darkest mind / Your pillow wept / And covered your eyes" ~ Wilco, "A Shot in the Arm"
"No beast is more savage than man when possessed with power answerable to his rage." ~ Plutarch
“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
"Insufficient facts always invite danger." ~ Mr. Spock
“Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.” ~ Abraham Lincoln
“He who takes medicine and neglects to diet wastes the skill of his doctors.” ~ Chinese proverb
A single death is a tragedy; any more than that highlights this administration's shortcomings.