Quotes Quote generator
Take the Pyramids. Great blocks of useless masonry, put up to minister to the egoism of a despotic bloated king. Think of the sweated masses who toiled to build them and died doing it. It makes me sick to think of the suffering and torture they represent.Mrs. Allerton said cheerfully: You'd rather have no Pyramids, no Parthenon, no beautiful tombs or temples

Quote tags

debate feats humanity suffering

Similar from debate genre

[M]an has been accustomed, ever since he was a boy, ... by C.S. Lewis Quote #120915
If you've got the truth you can demonstrate it. Talking ... by Robert A. Heinlein Quote #86935
So why don't they face us... examine our evidence, debate, ... by Randolph D. Calverhall Quote #156467
...civility doesn't require consensus or the suspension of criticism. It ... by Ravi Iyer and Jonathan Haidt Quote #165754