Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches.
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Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
It's a good thing we don't get all the government we pay for.
Money and women are the most sought after and the least known about of any two things we have.
An economist's guess is liable to be as good as anybody else's.
So live that you wouldn't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip.
We are all here for a spell, get all the good laughs you can.
I am not a member of any organized political party. I am a Democrat.
On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
There is no more independence in politics than there is in jail.
This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer.
I think at some stage, I would love to have another child. I would love to settle into a relationship that was really important to me. I actually am not good at the balance at that.
Sydney in the 1960s wasn't the exuberant multicultural metropolis it is today. Out in the city's western reaches, days passed in a sun-struck stupor. In the evenings, families gathered on their verandas waiting for the 'southerly buster' - the thunderstorm that would break the heat and leave the air cool enough to allow sleep.
The Declaration of Independence was always our vision of who we wanted to be, our ideal of freedom and justice, how we were going to be different, and what the American experiment was going to be about.
You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.
The political system is broken, the economy is broken and so is society. That is why people are so depressed about the state of our country.
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.
I went back to work because someone had to pay for the groceries.
The fact was I had the vision... I think everyone has... what we lack is the method.
The game of basketball has been everything to me. My place of refuge, place I've always gone where I needed comfort and peace. It's been the site of intense pain and the most intense feelings of joy and satisfaction. It's a relationship that has evolved over time, given me the greatest respect and love for the game.
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.