Logic is like the sword: those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
Quote by Samuel Butler
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You can do very little with faith, but you can do nothing without it.
The course of true anything does not run smooth.
Loyalty is still the same, Whether it win or lose the game True as a dial to the sun, Although it be not shined upon.
When you have told anyone you have left him a legacy the only decent thing to do is to die at once.
If we attend continually and promptly to the little that we can do, we shall ere long be surprised to find how little remains that we cannot do.
God cannot alter the past, but historians can.
Man is the only animal that laughs and has a state legislature.
To do great work a man must be very idle as well as very industrious.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
I seek to call America home to those principles that gave us birth.
President Obama clearly cannot run on his record. All he's offering is more of the same. That's not good. Look at the economy. It's stagnating. And so, what they're now going to try and do is bring this campaign down to little things, distractions, distortions, smear, fear, anger, frustration.
It's only a Hyena that looks back to rotten meat and gets back to consume it, but a lion; legend of the jungle! Eats while it is fresh, when it is rotten, it is useless.
The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.
The purpose of a business is to create a customer.
It's a privilege to serve the poor, to be servants of noble Africans, but I better belong in the rehearsal room or in the studio with my band. That's where I want to be and I still wake up in the morning with melodies in my head.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
America's a very traumatized society.
I believe in getting into hot water it keeps you clean.
Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.