The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Our posturings, our imagined self-importance, the delusion that we have some privileged position in the universe, are challenged by this point of pale light. Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes.
When one person suffers from a delusion it is called insanity; when many people suffer from a delusion it is called religion.