“I know, and you know that the world is chalk full of good people, great minds and so on. Many of our greatest minds have been demonized, ostracized and locked up, their best ideas and inventions removed from sight.
I would say the days of keeping to ourselves must be put behind us. Not only must we insist that the best people have a say in everything: Public policy, health, environment, social welfare etc., but we must be our best possible selves as well.
We can not remain isolated in our imaginations any longer. We must be voices. We must find a way to be heard lest our silence extend our servitude