Quotes by The Law of Thumb

Somebody who thinks logically is a nice contrast to the real world

The Law of Thumb

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Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.

Marion Howard

No question is ever settled until it is settled right.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

A child understands fear, and the hurt and hate it brings.

Epictetus

To secure peace is to prepare for war.

Carl von Clausewitz

The observation of others is coloured by our inability to observe ourselves impartially. We can never be impartial about anything until we can be impartial about our own organism.

A. R. Orage

You are so afraid of losing your moral sense that you are not willing to take it through anything more dangerous than a mud puddle.

Gertrude Stein »

There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.

Niccolo Machiavelli »