Saturday, May 21, 2011

The World Is Dark...

The world 
is dark, 
but it is not 
because we only 
need to strike 
stone against 
stone to 
create a 
spark of 

I was reading the New Yorker (yes, I read my dad's magazines, they're interesting!) and I found this article on an American lawyer named Clarence Darrow. The closing of the article, however, summed up his attitude and the way he approached life: "Gentlemen, the world is dark," Darrow told the jury in Oshkosh, "but it is not hopeless." After all, no attorney for the damned ever lacks for work.

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