Two Quotes, with respect to recent international developments

UPDATE: Rather than just remove the post, I thought I’d add an addendum:

Out of Osama’s Death, a Fake Quotation Is Born

“I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”
(- attributed to Martin Luther King, Jr., real author unknown)

(via Kyle Minor, HTML Giant editor): “Happy that bin Laden was caught. Sad that he is not alive to face justice. Conflicted about the idea of public mass celebration of someone’s death. Grieving for the lost lives on 9/11. Grieving, too, for atrocities that followed on either side. Worried about the future, which doesn’t seem more secure, here or abroad. Hoping that human beings can find a way to coexist more peacefully.”

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