The NIH entrance to Bethesda Trolley Trail, a popular walking and biking path, is the NIH designated smoking area. The level of stupid here is only rivaled by the smokers themselves.
It is the steady and merciless increase of occupations, the augmented speed at which we are always trying to live, the crowding of each day with more work and amusements than it can profitably hold, which has cost us, among other good things, the undisturbed enjoyment of friends. Friendship takes time, and we have no time to give it.
Agnes Repplier, 1855 – 1950
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
Don’t forget the purpose of TSA is to create the illusion of security not actual security. By annoying you they make themselves more visible, and what’s the point of an illusion that isn’t visible.
Do we operate under a system of equal justice under law? Or is there one system for the average citizen and another for the high and mighty?
Ted Kennedy, 1932 – 2009
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.