Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
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We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
We are persuaded that good Christians will always be good citizens, and that where righteousness prevails among individuals the Nation will be great and happy. Thus while just government protects all in their religious rights, true religion affords to government it's surest support.
Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.
If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
Let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion. Reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.
Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair the rest is in the hands of God.
Factory farming is one of the biggest contributors to the most serious environmental problems. The meat industry causes more greenhouse gas emissions than all the cars, trucks, planes and ships in the world.
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.
The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world - no ideals.
I drive an electric car.
Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either.
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may be trusted to govern themselves without a master.