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"Great Quotes" from great people...

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“A government that is big enough to give you all you want is big enough to take it all away.” — Barry Goldwater
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“Now more than ever before, the people are responsible for the character of their Congress. If that body be ignorant, reckless and corrupt, it is because the people tolerate ignorance, recklessness and corruption. If it be intelligent, brave and pure, it is because the people demand these high qualities to represent them in the national legislature … If the next centennial does not find us a great nation…it will be because those who represent the enterprise, the culture, and the morality of the nation do not aid in controlling the political forces.” — James Garfield in 1877
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“The government of the Western nations, whether monarchical or republican, had passed into the invisible hands of a plutocracy, international in power and grasp. It was, I venture to suggest, this semi-occult power which….pushed the mass of the American people into the cauldron of World War I.” — British military historian Major General J.F.C. Fuller, l941
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“Find out just what the people will submit to and you will have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.” — Frederick Douglas
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“I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do. What I can do, I should do. And what I should do, by the grace of God, I will do.” — Edward Everett Hale
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“...Virtue, morality, and religion. This is the armor, my friend, and this alone that renders us invincible. These are the tactics we should study. If we lose these, we are conquered, fallen indeed…so long as our manners and principles remain sound, there is no danger.” — Patrick Henry
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“My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge.” — Hosea 4:6
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“The real menace of our republic is this invisible government which like a giant octopus sprawls its slimy length over city, state and nation. Like the octopus of real life, it operates under cover of a self created screen….At the head of this octopus are the Rockefeller Standard Oil interests and a small group of powerful banking houses generally referred to as international bankers. The little coterie of powerful international bankers virtually runs the United States government for their own selfish purposes. They practically control both political parties.” — New York City Mayor John F. Hylan, 1922
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“Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.” — Thomas Jefferson
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“Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.” — Spencer Johnson
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“Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, but is a stab at the health of human society.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
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“Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.” — Ernest Hemingway
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“If we let people see that kind of thing, there would never again be any war.” — Pentagon official explaining why the U.S. military censored graphic footage from the Gulf War
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“Liberty can not be preserved without a general knowledge among the people.” — John Adams
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“Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.” — George Bernard Shaw
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“I believe in only one thing: liberty; but I do not believe in liberty enough to want to force it upon anyone.” — H. L. Mencken
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“It behoves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of it in the case of others: or their case may, by change of circumstances, become his own.” — Thomas Jefferson
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“Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak; and that it is doing God’s service when it is violating all his laws.” — John Adams
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“ ... No “terrorist” gene is known to exist or is likely to be found… Surely the(y), and their supporters were afflicted by something that caused their metamorphosis from normal human beings capable of gentleness and affection into desperate, maddened, fiends with nothing but murder in their hearts and minds. What was that? Simple logic says that we must go to the roots of terror. Only a fool can believe that the services of a suicidal terrorist can be purchased, or that they can be bred at will anywhere.” – Ouch Borith: Permanent Representative Of The Kingdom Of Cambodia To The UN, 10/03/2001
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“The individual may stand upon his constitutional rights as a citizen. He is entitled to carry on his private business in his own way. His power to contract is unlimited. He owes no such duty [to submit his books and papers for an examination] to the State, since he receives nothing therefrom, beyond the protection of his life and property. His rights are such as existed by the law of the land [Common Law] long antecedent to the organization of the State, and can only be taken from him by due process of law, and in accordance with the Constitution. Among his rights are a refusal to incriminate himself, and the immunity of himself and his property from arrest or seizure except under a warrant of the law. He owes nothing to the public so long as he does not trespass upon their rights.” — U.S. Supreme Court, Hale v. Henkel, 201 U.S. 43 at 47 (1905).
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“When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do.” — William Blake
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“To preserve their [the people’s] independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our selection between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.” — Thomas Jefferson
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“It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.” — John Steinbeck
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“If you keep on excusing, you eventually give your blessing to the slave camp, to cowardly force, to organized executioners, to the cynicism of great political monsters; you finally hand over your brothers.” — Albert Camus
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“The ultimate error is the refusal to look evil in the face.” — Rollo May
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“Nothing is easier than self-deceit. For what each man wishes, that he also believes to be true.” — Demosthenes
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“In a country well governed poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed wealth is something to be ashamed of.” — Confucius
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“The country is headed toward a single and splendid government of an aristocracy founded on banking institutions and monied corporations, and if this tendency continues it will be the end of freedom and democracy, the few will be ruling and riding over the plundered plowman and the beggar…” — Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
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Comment by Central Scrutinizer on August 2, 2018 at 9:38pm

"Macho does not prove mucho." - Zsa Zsa Gabor

Comment by Boris Badenov on July 19, 2018 at 12:26pm

"Only 2 things are infinite - the universe & human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former." ~ Albert Einstein

Comment by Central Scrutinizer on July 2, 2018 at 9:37pm

"Our technologies have surpassed our humanity" ~Einstein

Comment by Central Scrutinizer on June 27, 2018 at 3:26pm

"3 things can not be long hidden: The Sun, The Moon, & The Truth" ~Buddha

Comment by Deep Space on June 8, 2018 at 6:34am

There's nothing wrong with jumping to conclusions; but if you do, make sure you have a parachute, just in case... - DS

Comment by Central Scrutinizer on May 31, 2018 at 5:08pm

History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.

- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Comment by Central Scrutinizer on May 27, 2018 at 10:26pm

"I've had enough of someone else's propaganda.

I'm for truth, no matter who tells it.

I'm for justice, no matter who it's for or against.

I'm a human being first and foremost,

..and as such I am for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole."

 - Malcolm X

Comment by Deep Space on May 19, 2018 at 7:09pm

When I'm drunk I often say shit that I regret. When I'm sober I often regret not saying shit that I wanted to. - Deep Space

Comment by Deep Space on December 20, 2017 at 9:35pm

"You have to ask yourself the question, ‘Who am I?’ This investigation will lead in the end to the discovery of something within you which is behind the mind. Solve that great problem and you will solve all other problems thereby." - Ramana Maharshi

Comment by Deep Space on December 17, 2017 at 3:58pm

When one experiences no separation between inner space & outer space, One is truly liberated. - Deep Space

 

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