The liberty that the citizen enjoys is to be measured not by the governmental machinery that he lives under, whether representative or otherwise, but by the paucity of restraints that it imposes upon him.
The horror of the Twentieth Century was the size of each new event, and the paucity of its reverberation.norman mailer
Advertising is the whip which hustles humanity up the road to the Better Mousetrap. It is the vision which reproaches man for the paucity of his desires.
For my part I distrust all generalizations about women, favorable and unfavorable, masculine and feminine, ancient and modern; all alike, I should say, result from paucity of experience.
The horrorof theTwentieth Century was the size of each event, and the paucity of its reverberation. 540Norman Kingsley Mailer