Two gay Englishmen came to Gandhi in the 1930s and asked him what he thought of their relationship.
The Mahatma asked some questions and for a short time fell silent.
Then he said, “The greatest gift God gives us is another person to love.”
Placing the hands of each man in the other’s, he quietly and with a smile asked,
“Who are we to question God’s choice?”
Homo Sapiens appeared on earth in the last flick of an evolutionary eye, and in the very recent past has modified the world in ways that may give the species a prize for rapid extinction. It is, surely, within our power to demonstrate that the particular forms that higher intelligence took will not prove to be a lethal mutation.
Elimination of nuclear weapons from the earth is a fundamental step in this direction. The non-violent activists who are dedicating themselves to realizing this goal deserve our sincerest thanks and strongest support.” —Noam Chomsky
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