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Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm... that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous.
James Prescott Joule
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.
The problem of social organization is how to set up an arrangement under which greed will do the least harm, capitalism is that kind of a system.
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects your soul you postpone the cure until next year?
Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
Gary Ryan Blair
Using the power you derive from the discovery of the truth about racism in South Africa, you will help us to remake our part of the world into a corner of the globe on which all - of which all of humanity can be proud.
A man's thinking goes on within his consciousness in a seclusion in comparison with which any physical seclusion is an exhibition to public view.
Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
There is no religion in which everyday life is not considered a prison; there is no philosophy or ideology that does not think that we live in alienation.
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion.
According to this view, democracy is a product of western culture, and it cannot be applied to the Middle East which has a different cultural, religious, sociological and historical background.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Miami is a melting pot in which none of the stones melt. They rattle around.
Girls' inner critics are starting to reveal themselves at a younger and younger age. And body image issues are an aspect of their lives which is causing them low self esteem and day-to-day suffering.
Art is the fatal net which catches these strange moments on the wing like mysterious butterflies, fleeing the innocence and distraction of common men.
Giorgio de Chirico
We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.
Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning.
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Well, especially now I come to realize - and then - I would do my schooling which was three hours with a tutor and right after that I would go to the recording studio and record, and I'd record for hours and hours until it's time to go to sleep.
Perceive that which cannot be seen with the eye.
The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil.
Poetry is a sword of lightning, ever unsheathed, which consumes the scabbard that would contain it.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
John F. Kennedy
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