Quotes by Thomas Secker

If you would not step into the harlot's house, do not go by the harlot's door.

Thomas Secker

Other Great Authors

Facts are stubborn things and what ever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they can not alter the state of facts, and evidence.

John Adams

If God kills, lies, cheats, discriminates, and otherwise behaves in a manner that puts the Mafia to shame, that's Okay, he's God. He can do whatever he wants. Anyone who adheres to this philosophy has had his sense of morality, decency, justice and humaneness warped beyond recognition by the very book that is supposedly preaching the opposite.

Dennis McKinsey

The aim of science is not to open the door to infinite wisdom, but to set a limit to infinite error.

Bertolt Brecht, The life of Galileo

The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.

Henry David Thoreau

The course of human history is determined, not by what happens in the skies, but what takes place in our hearts.

Sir Arthur Keith

Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.

H. G. Wells »

Modern man must descend the spiral of his own absurdity to the lowest point only then can he look beyond it. It is obviously impossible to get around it, jump over it, or simply avoid it.

Vaclav Havel »

Democracy is the art of running the circus from the monkey cage.

H. L. Mencken »