Politics are a very unsatisfactory game.
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He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers.
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Chaos was the law of nature Order was the dream of man.
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.
Some day science may have the existence of mankind in power, and the human race can commit suicide by blowing up the world.
I have written too much history to have faith in it and if anyone thinks I'm wrong, I am inclined to agree with him.
I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these terms mean, but I take them to be all merely synonyms of pessimist.
Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education.
Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about it himself.
Akron, Ohio, is my home. It will always be remembered. Akron, Ohio, is my life.
This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love the more they give, the more they possess.
Politics is war without bloodshed, while war is politics with bloodshed.
Truth must necessarily be stranger than fiction, for fiction is the creation of the human mind and therefore congenial to it.
We have two dogs, Mabel and Wolf, and three cats at home, Charlie, George and Chairman. We have two cats on our farm, Tom and Little Sister, two horses, and two mini horses, Hannah and Tricky. We also have two cows, Holy and Madonna. And those are only the animals we let sleep in our bed.
We're not trying to change the world just music.
Without a doubt, the best way to get to know me is through my music.
If we reject science, we reject the common man.
Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams - they all have different names, but they all contain water. Just as religions do - they all contain truths.
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change.