Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Three quotations


If you’re BORIS-NORIS then you’re reckless, and act without considering the impact of your behaviour.

(A Glossary of Dorset Dialect, 1863) 

To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker. - Frederick Douglass

Chinese immorality [and] eccentricities … are abhorrent to the Aryan race and Aryan principles.

Sir John A. Macdonald the first Prime Minister of Canada (1867–1873, 1878–1891).
(Today forty-three per cent of Metro Vancouver residents have an Asian heritage, which is a much higher proportion than any other major city outside the continent of Asia.)

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