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“But what of the man? I know his name was Guy Fawkes and I know, in 1605, he attempted to blow up the Houses of Parliament. But who was he really? What was he like? We are told to remember the idea, not the man, because a man can fail. He can be caught, he can be killed and forgotten, but 400 years later, an idea can still change the world. I’ve witnessed first hand the power of ideas, I’ve seen people kill in the name of them, and die defending them… but you cannot kiss an idea, cannot touch it, or hold it… ideas do not bleed, they do not feel pain, they do not love… And it is not an idea that I miss, it is a man… A man that made me remember the Fifth of November. A man that I will never forget.” | V For Vendetta (2005)

Remember, remember, the Fifth of November, the Gunpowder Treason and Plot. I know of no reason why the Gunpowder Treason should ever be forgot… But what of the man? I know his name was Guy Fawkes and I know, in 1605, he attempted to blow up the Houses of Parliament. But who was he really? What was he like? We are told to remember the idea, not the man, because a man can fail. He can be caught, he can be killed and forgotten, but 400 years later, an idea can still change the world. I’ve witnessed first hand the power of ideas, I’ve seen people kill in the name of them, and die defending them… but you cannot kiss an idea, cannot touch it, or hold it… ideas do not bleed, they do not feel pain, they do not love… And it is not an idea that I miss, it is a man… A man that made me remember the Fifth of November. A man that I will never forget.
—  Evey Hammond, V for Vendetta
11.5.15

Remember, remember…

Aries: “A revolution without dancing is a revolution not worth having.”
Taurus: “There are no coincidences, only the illusion of coincidences.”
Gemini: “People should not be afraid of their government, governments should be afraid of their people.”
Cancer: “Beneath this mask there is an idea. And ideas are bulletproof.”
Leo: “There is no certainty, only opportunity.”
Virgo: “Our integrity sells for so little, but it is all we really have.”
Libra: “Artists use lies to tell the truth, while politicians use them to cover the truth up.”
Scorpio: “Alone, a symbol is meaningless, but with enough people, blowing up a building can change the world.”
Sagittarius: “Happiness is the most insidious prison of all.”
Capricorn: “You wear a mask for so long, you forget who you were beneath it.”
Aquarius: “The only verdict is vengeance; a vendetta, held as a votive, not in vain, for the value and veracity of such shall one day vindicate the vigilant and the virtuous.”
Pisces: “If you’re not the sorriest piece of ass in London… then you’ll certainly be the sorest.”