One has to be able to count, if only so that at fifty one doesn't marry a girl of twenty.
No great idea in its beginning can ever be within the law. How can it be within the law? The law is stationary. The law is fixed. The law is a chariot wheel which binds us all regardless of conditions or place or time.
If we had had more time for discussion, we probably would have made a great many more mistakes.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.