A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.
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Politics is almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous. In war you can only be killed once, but in politics many times.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war.
In the course of my life, I have often had to eat my words, and I must confess that I have always found it a wholesome diet.
We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us.
In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The power of an air force is terrific when there is nothing to oppose it.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Anything that isn't opposed by about 40 percent of humanity is either an evil business or so unimportant that it simply doesn't matter.
Politicians also have a love affair with the 'small business exemption.' Too much paperwork? Too heavy a burden? Not enough time? Just exempt small businesses from the rule. It sounds so pro-growth. Instead it's an admission that the costs of a regulation just can't be justified.
No one is guaranteed happiness. You can pursue it, but if you happen to find success along the way on that road to happiness, Conservatives believe you should not be demonized or penalized for it.
I spend a lot of time reading.
Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.
The future you shall know when it has come before then forget it.
I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.
I'd love it if American kids were listening to Muslim music.
The winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.