"A good day is one where I can not just read a book, but write a review of it. Maybe today I'll be able to do that. I get for some reason somewhat stronger when the sun starts to go down. Dusk is a good time for me. I'm crepuscular."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Christopher Hitchens on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Christopher Hitchens on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Christopher Hitchens on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Christopher Hitchens on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Christopher Hitchens on Abraham Lincoln
"People until I was 60 would always say they thought I looked younger, which I think, without flattering myself, I did, but I think I certainly have, as George Orwell says people do after a certain age, the face they deserve."
"Well, I'm in my 60s now. I finally look it, I think. People until I was 60 would always say they thought I looked younger, which I think, without flattering myself, I did, but I think I certainly have, as George Orwell says people do after a certain age, the face they deserve."
"'Bombing Afghanistan back into the Stone Age' was quite a favourite headline for some wobbly liberals. The slogan does all the work. But an instant's thought shows that Afghanistan is being, if anything, bombed out of the Stone Age."
"The amazing fact is that America is founded on a document. It's a work in progress. It can be tested by each generation."
"Solidarity is an attitude of resistance, I suppose, or it should be."
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