The moment a person forms a theory, his imagination sees in every object only the traits which favor that theory.
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In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the people that... it is their right and duty to be at all times armed.
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.
Question with boldness even the existence of a God because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blind-folded fear.
That government is the strongest of which every man feels himself a part.
If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.
The republican is the only form of government which is not eternally at open or secret war with the rights of mankind.
White House operatives went to great lengths to show Obama shifting focus from wars abroad to domestic issues at home.
If you have issues with family, friends, and people at work, try and solve these issues head on so you can move on and concentrate on having the life you want.
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge.
I say to the Taliban: surrender the terrorists or surrender power. It's your choice.
We talk a lot on 'Biggest Loser' about how fitness is a natural antidepressant, how it burns off stress. What I like about running is that it gives me time alone. I'm always busy, with people at work, with my kids. I love getting out for a run by myself and just listening to my music.
Love & compassion are permanent nature of human but it keeps on fluctuating upon time.
We learn from experience that men never learn anything from experience.
What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.
No pleasure has any savor for me without communication.
A dreamer lives for eternity.