Quotes by St. Luke 2:1

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.

St. Luke 2:1

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There is no surer way to misread any document than to read it literally. As nearly as we can, we must put ourselves in the place of those who uttered the words, and try to divine how they would have dealt with the unforeseen situation; and, evidence of what they would have done, they are by no means final.

Learned Hand

Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow talent to the dark place where it leads.

Erica Jong

There are questions of real power and then there are questions of phony authority. You have to break through the phony authority to begin to fight the real questions of power.

Angel Blessing

Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll be surprised at how little you have.

Ernest Haskins

Will your child learn to multiply before she learns to subtract

Children's Defense Fund

And from the discontent of one man The world's best progress springs.

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Are you going to come quietly, or do I have to use earplugs

Spike Milligan »