Very good advice from Miss P
Illegitimacy is something we should talk about in terms of not having it.
Dan Quayle, 5/20/92 (reported in Esquire, 8/92)
... err ... maybe I'm not awake yet. I think I need to think about that quote.
Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies.
W. L. George
I don't think that is true personally - what do you think?
The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes, in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.
Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)
I think nowadays it is "political correctness" that does the same thing. For heavens sake we should say what we mean and call a spade a spade.