Freedom has cost too much blood and agony to be relinquished at the cheap price of rhetoric.
Quote by Thomas Sowell
Click on the picture of
Thomas Sowell quote
you want to see a larger version.
Thomas Sowell Quotes
Too much of what is called 'education' is little more than an expensive isolation from reality.
There are only two ways of telling the complete truth - anonymously and posthumously.
The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but between talkers and doers.
People who have time on their hands will inevitably waste the time of people who have work to do.
Life in general has never been even close to fair, so the pretense that the government can make it fair is a valuable and inexhaustible asset to politicians who want to expand government.
It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication and a government bureaucracy to administer it.
Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good.
The march of science and technology does not imply growing intellectual complexity in the lives of most people. It often means the opposite.
One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
To insure the adoration of a theorem for any length of time, faith is not enough, a police force is needed as well.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
A man who goes to bed with an itching anus must surely wake up with a smelling fingers.
Traditional marriage is what should be sanctioned.
In an age when the fashion is to be in love with yourself, confessing to be in love with somebody else is an admission of unfaithfulness to one's beloved.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Money isn't a major motivating force in my life. Nor is my profession. There are other things that I care more about than being an actor.
You know, I don't think any mother aims to be a single mom. I didn't wish for that, but it happened.
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
Defense is a definite part of the game, and a great part of defense is learning to play it without fouling.