The easiest and the hardest word to say is “no.”
Only got two letters. Only takes a second to say it.
–“No Meaning No” (mp3, 3.8M), Chuck D and the Fine Arts Militia
I promise to exert just as much energy trying to understand your point of view as you exert trying to understand mine, but you better not get cocky, because I have a feeling that several million of my friends and I are going to say no an awful lot over the next four years. Don’t be offended; we’re just trying to “reach out to everyone who shares our goals.”