A radical generally meant a man who thought he could somehow pull up the root without affecting the flower. A conservative generally meant a man who wanted to conserve everything except his own reason for conserving anything.
As far as a truly radical conscience, you have to take it as part of a larger thing, that it was sort of historical inevitability that with the coming of a leaguer society people would start to use drugs a lot more then they had before.
As the middle begins to feel safe enough to accept some of the so-called radical thinking, ideas move to the middle and a new edge is created.
But the threat posed by the radical Islamists represents an unusual conflict, unlike any experienced by our nation before: we face an enemy that is not a state.
Despite a few really bad days we had quite a lot of fun making Low, especially when all the radical ideas were making sense and things were starting to click.
I am a radical.
I know that doesn’t sound very radical and webby of me to say that but I think the New York Times is important. I also think there’s an occasional piece that will pop out.
I remain optimistic. What we’ve seen in Europe and the rest of the world is that freedom has a much stronger attraction than radical fundamentalism.
I think I am a radical. I have never deviated from that. By radical, I mean someone trying to go to the root of things.
I’m a radical reformist, because between where we are and where I want to go there’s a great deal of work, and I won’t see the end of this.
I’m not radical.
Obama has seen to the passage of the most radical legislation in recent American history and so-called ‘progressives’ should be thanking him for it – even as many of the rest of us rear in horror from its implications.
Political correctness is a poison to our security and defenses. It imposes a willful blindness, both at the macro level when unwilling to engage with radical Islamism or whatever you want to call it – if you’re not willing to call it what it is – and at the micro level, at the street level.
Practically the only way to dry the swamp of radical Islam is through economic development and an improved standard of living.
Radical Chic, after all, is only radical in Style; in its heart it is part of Society and its traditions.
Radical conservatives want to police bedrooms.
To be truly radical is to make hope possible rather than despair convincing.
We began as restless and radical. Remember the spirit of 1997, but by the end of our time in office we had lost our way.
We must make a radical turn, at 360 degrees.
What we’re putting forward is the most radical reform of the welfare state… for 60 years. I think it will have a transformative effect in making sure that everyone is better off in work and better off working rather than on benefits.
When humanness is lost the radical difference between the bodies in the pit and people walking on the street is lost.
When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative.
Anger and hatred lead to fear; compassion and concern for others allow us to develop self-confidence, which breeds trust and friendship.Dalai Lama