Quotes by John Whitehead

The people of the South have rejected the constitutional amendment, and therefore we will march upon them and force them to adopt it at the point of the bayonet, and establish military power over them until they do adopt it.

John Whitehead

Other Great Authors


In jealousy there is more of self-love, than of love to another.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

It is difficult to say who do you the most mischief enemies with the worst intentions or friends with the best.

E. R. Bulwer-Lytton

Souls woven together by the gods can never be unraveled.

Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing Simon & Schuster, 1998

'True love' isn't so much a dreamy feeling that you have as it is an enduring commitment to give sacrificially --even, or perhaps especially, when you don't feel like it.

William R. Mattox, Jr.

There are times when one would like to hang the whole human race and finish the farce.

Mark Twain

Humanity needs practical men, who get the most out of their work, and, without forgetting the general good, safeguard their own interests. But humanity also needs dreamers, for whom the disinterested development of an enterprise is so captivating that it becomes impossible for them to devote their care to their own material profit. A well-organized society should assure to such workers the efficient means of accomplishing their task, in a life freed from material care and freely consecrated to research.

Marie Curie »

Givers have to set limits because takers rarely do.

Irma Kurtz »

If you want to understand democracy, spend less time in the library with Plato and more time in the buses with people.

Simeon Strunsky »