"Returning violence for violence multiplies violence, 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."
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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I'm bad at following MLK's advice, since I tend to rant self-righteously, and often hypocritically, instead of reaching out to those with whom I disagree. But I'll see if I can change that a little in the coming year.