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We have to make sure that, as we fight terrorism using military means and legal means ... we also have to put hope back into the hearts of people, ... We have to show people who might move in the direction of terrorism that there is a better way.
Colin Powell
You have no right to erect your toll-gate upon the highways of thought
Robert Green Ingersoll
It shall be a perpetual statute for your generations throughout all your dwellings, that ye eat neither fat nor blood.
And we will continue to assist directly, in many different ways, the brave men and women of Zimbabwe who are resisting tyranny.
Colin Powell
Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.
Josh Billings
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
Eric Hoffer
People who are sensible about love are incapable of it.
Douglas Yates
And the fear of the LORD fell upon all the kingdoms of the lands that were round about Judah, so that they made no war against Jehoshaphat.
In the end they will lay their freedom at our feet and say to us, 'Make us your slaves, but feed us
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
It seems like once people grow up, they have no idea what's cool.
Bill Watterson
The Amalekites dwell in the land of the south: and the Hittites, and the Jebusites, and the Amorites, dwell in the mountains: and the Canaanites dwell by the sea, and by the coast of Jordan.
Now the rest of the acts of Jehoahaz, and all that he did, and his might, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel? / And Jehoahaz slept with his fathers; and they buried him in Samaria: and Joash his son reigned in his stead.
A man who has no office to go to, I don't care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception
George Bernard Shaw
New York is what Paris was in the twenties. . . the center of the art world. And we want to be in the center. It's the greatest place on earth. . . I've got a lot of friends here and I even brought my own cash.
John Lennon
Whatever withdraws us from the power of our senses; whatever makes the past, the distant, or the future predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings
Samuel Johnson
And among men there is he who disputes about Allah without knowledge and without guidance and without an illuminating book, / Turning away haughtily that he may lead (others) astray from the way of Allah; for him is disgrace in this world, and on the day of resurrection We will make him taste the punishment of burning: / This is due to what your two hands have sent before, and because Allah is not in the least unjust to the servants.
The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.
When our hatred is too bitter it places us below those whom we hate.
Society is no comfort to one not sociable.
William Shakespeare
Another segment of society that has constructed a language of its own is business. ... [The businessman] is speaking a language that is familiar to him and dear to him. Its portentous
nouns and verbs invest ordinary events with high adventure; the executive walks among ink erasers caparisoned like a knight. This we should be tolerant of--every man of spirit wants to ride a white horse. ... A good many of the special words of business seem designed more to express the user's dreams than to express his precise meaning.
E. B. White
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