dan5001 wrote:... read the damn book if you're gonna quote from it ...
Well, that would certainly be a beginning Dan - unfortunately there are some for whom reading will make little difference.
It would be simpler to amend the attribution ...
... and perhaps when we read further unintelligent or intolerant ravings we could consider:
Minette wrote:Tout comprendre rend très-indulgent.
This made me laugh:
dan5001 wrote:Others should suffer similarly before quoting (or not...) from it
someone wrote:One must, in one's life, make a choice between boredom and suffering
Guess who wrote that ... ?
marvluse wrote:Eliot Fisk is another. He has performed for audiences in prisons, for example. What is the point to that?
Depends what you think the function of a prison should be.