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Boxing distills and illuminates the essence of an athlete. There's nowhere to hide. Boxers live and perform at the extremes. They provide us with answers about a given contest, but more important, they ask us fundamental questions about human narratives. What does this person really stand for? How far will he go to defend it?
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-19680
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
French priest, writer and lecturer 1866-19540
The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present.
What is new is that environmentalism intensely illuminates the need to confront the corporate domain at its most powerful and guarded point - the exclusive right to govern the systems of production.
Alexis de Tocqueville
French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-18590
When the past no longer illuminates the future, the spirit walks in darkness.