Quotes by Edward Abbey Vox Clamans in Deserto

The only thing worse than a knee-jerk liberal is a knee-pad conservative.

Edward Abbey Vox Clamans in Deserto

Other Great Authors

There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming.

Sren Aaby Kierkegaard

I have a dream that one day ... the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.

James A. Froude

Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.

Benjamin Franklin

Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.

Douglas Adams

It is practically impossible to teach good programming style to students that have had prior exposure to BASIC; as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.

Professor Edsger Dijkstra »

Hardness shatters; strength endures.

Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time »

... If weakness may excuse, What Murderer, what Traitor, Parricide, Incestuous, sacrilegious, but may plead it All Wickedness is Weakness That plea therefore With God or Man will gain thee no Remission.

John Milton »