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A people living under the perpetual menace of war and invasion is very easy to govern. It demands no social reforms. It does not haggle over expenditures on armaments and military equipment. It pays without discussion, it ruins itself, and that is

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During almost fifteen centuries the legal establishment of Christianity has been upon trial. What has been its fruits? More or less, in all places, pride and indolence in the clergy; ignorance and servility in the laity,; in both, superstition, bigo

Shakespeare


The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.

Shakespeare


As long as I am mayor of this city [Jersey City, New Jersey] the great industries are secure. We hear about constitutional rights, free speech and the free press. Every time I hear these words I say to myself, "That man is a Red, that man is a Comm

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All the really good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.

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Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops.

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It's very glamorous to raise millions of dollars, until it's time for the venture capitalist to suck your eyeballs out.

Shakespeare William


Another such victory over the Romans, and we are undone.

Shakespeare Wm.


Exceptions prove the rule, and wreck the budget.

Shakespeare Wm.


That's always the way when you discover something new; everyone thinks you're crazy.

Shakespeare


There is no sin but ignorance.

Shakespeare


Toto, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore.

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Anybody that wants the presidency so much that he'll spend two years organising and campaigning for it is not to be trusted with the office.

Shakespeare


The problem with any unwritten law is that you don't know where to go to erase it.

Shakespeare


We may not be able to persuade Hindus that Jesus and not Vishnu should govern their spiritual horizon, nor Moslems that Lord Buddha is at the center of their spiritual universe, nor Hebrews that Mohammed is a major prohpet, nor Christians that Shinto

Shakespeare


He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.

Shakespeare


Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Shakespeare


Atlee is a very modest man. And with reason.

Shakespeare


If you've seen one redwood, you've seen them all.

Shakespeare


"Elves and Dragons!" I says to him. "Cabbages and potatoes are better for you and me."

Shakespeare


It takes all kinds to fill the freeways.

Shakespeare


It's our fault. We should have given him better parts.

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Men freely believe that what they wish to desire.

Shakespeare


Two wrongs are only the beginning.

Shakespeare William


Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book.

Shakespeare William


Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood.

Shakespeare William


Have you ever stopped to think what it would be like to have a woman President? "I can't deal with the Russians today. Not now. I've got my period."

Shakespeare William


Traveling through hyperspace isn't like dusting crops, boy.

Shakespeare William


There seems no plan because it is all plan.

Shakespeare William


There is no ox so dumb as the orthodox.

Shakespeare William


It is imperative when flying coach that you restrain any tendency toward the vividly imaginative. For although it may momentarily appear to be the case, it is not at all likely that the cabin is entirely inhabited by crying babies smoking inexpensiv

Shakespeare William


It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a prig.

Shakespeare William


The course of true anything never does run smooth.

Shakespeare William


Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

Shakespeare William


Majorities, of course, start with minorities.

Shakespeare William


Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Shakespeare William


A place for everything and everything in its place.

Shakespeare William


Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform.

Shakespeare William


It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.

Shakespeare William


Life is one long struggle in the dark.

Shakespeare William


Two can Live as Cheaply as One for Half as Long.

Shakespeare Wm.


What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error.

William Shakespeare


There are ten or twenty basic truths, and life is the process of discovering them over and over and over.

William Shakespeare


He who writes with no misspelled words has prevented a first suspicion on the limits of his scholarship or, in the social world, of his general education and culture.

William Shakespeare


I think the world is run by C students.

William Shakespeare


... we must not judge the society of the future by considering whether or not we should like to live in it; the question is whether those who have grown up in it will be happier than those who have grown up in our society or those of the past.

William Shakespeare





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