Plato quote: "Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything". "La música da alma al universo, alas a la mente, vuelo a la imaginación y vida a todo".Platon that about sums it for me.
Your silence gives consent. Stand up for what you believe in, don't expect others to speak up with your best interests in mind. If you don't know what those are, or you don't value them enough to speak them aloud, how will they?
'We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when a men are afraid of the light - Plato. Such a concise description of the tragedy, the destruction, the waste that religious belief makes of a human mind.