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I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.
Anyway, no drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.
P. J. O'Rourke
I think rap music is brought up, gangster rap in particular, as well as video games, every other thing they try to hang the ills of society on as a scapegoat.
We deem those happy who from the experience of life have learnt to bear its ills without being overcome by them.
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life.
Lydia M. Child
'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know not of.
Popular culture bombards us with examples of animals being humanized for all sorts of purposes, ranging from education to entertainment to satire to propaganda. Walt Disney, for example, made us forget that Mickey is a mouse, and Donald a duck. George Orwell laid a cover of human societal ills over a population of livestock.
Frans de Waal
Humor is an antidote to all ills.
I'm intelligent enough to survive happily and be compassionate. If I were too smart, I would realize all the ills of the world.
Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all.
John W. Gardner
No one understands my ills, nor the terror that fills my breast, who does not know the heart of a mother.
This paranoid Islam, which blames outsider, 'infidels', for all the ills of Muslim societies, and whose proposed remedy is the closing of those societies to the rival project of modernity, is presently the fastest growing version of Islam in the world.
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.
How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.
C. S. Lewis
As long as your ideology identifies the main source of the world's ills as a definable group, it opens the world up to genocide.
In so far as the mind is stronger than the body, so are the ills contracted by the mind more severe than those contracted by the body.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
We often assume that if we are good people we will not suffer the ills of the world.
Call not that man wretched, who whatever ills he suffers, has a child to love.
One cannot be too extreme in dealing with social ills; the extreme thing is generally the true thing.
Two urns on Jove's high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both.
To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills comes upon mortals, a man fears everything; but whenever a divine force cheers on our voyage, then we believe that the same fate will always blow fair.
We must make the best of those ills which cannot be avoided.
Death is not evil, for it frees man from all ills and takes away his desires along with desire's rewards.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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