It had never occurred to Giles that there was something perfectly sensible about wanting to hold onto innocence. He had alwaysgone in for the idea that since we only pass this way once, experience counts for everything.
1982 WiseVirgins, ch.6.
Religion isthetragedy of mankind? But I do know, from the inside as well as from personal observation, that religion appeals to something deep and irrational and strong within us, and that is what makes it so dangerous.A(ndrew) N(orman) Wilson
I should prefer to have a politicianwho regularly went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop computer for every teacher.A(ndrew) N(orman) Wilson