A light in the daytime is a lonely thing.
It's easier to surrender to confinement.
Democracy is based on an educated populace- not just one that is able to read and write, but also a people who constantly ask questions.
They had all the vices and none of the virtues of this century.
If values are rigid, you can't really learn new facts.
The yellow smoke of progress hangs over Detroit.
Corruption undermines democracy and basic human needs.