We must learn to tailor our concepts to fit reality, instead of trying to stuff reality into our concepts.Victor Daniels
Liberty, equality - bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.Henri-Frédéric Amiel
American foreign policy must be more than the management of crisis. It must have a great and guiding goal: to turn this time of American influence into generations of democratic peace.George W. Bush, speech, November 19, 1999
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.Oscar Wilde
I wish I lived back in the Old West days, because I'd save up my money for about twenty years so I could buy a solid-gold pick. Then I'd go out west and start digging for gold. When someone came up and asked what I was doing, I'd say, 'Looking for gold, ya durn fool.' He'd say, 'Your pick is gold.' And I'd say, 'well, that was easy.' Good joke, huhJack Handey Deep Thoughts
The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.Thucydides
There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.