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Any gun in the hands of a decent person is no threat to anybody, except bad people.
Charlton Heston

When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.
Audre Lorde

We don't have inflation because we are living too well. We have it because government is living too well.
Ronald Reagan

The poor man is not he who is without a cent, but he who is without a dream.
Harry Kemp

I cannot make my days longer, so I strive to make them better.
Henry David Thoreau

Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
William Shakespeare

Appreciation is the highest from of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.
Samuel Johnson

Who controls the food supply controls the people.
Who controls the energy can control whole continents.
Who controls money can control the world.
Henry Kissinger

The main obstacle to a stable and just world is the United States.
George Soros

Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.
Leonardo Da Vinci

I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power, the greater it will be.
Thomas Jefferson

I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.
Thomas Jefferson

If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom, and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money that it values more, it will lose that too.
W Somerset Maugham

All action results from thought, so it is thoughts that matter.
Sai Baba

The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The really unhappy person is the one who leaves undone what they can do, and starts doing what they don't understand.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
Virginia Woolf

I see the poem or the novel ending with an open door.
Michael Ondaatje

There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.
Michelangelo

It is much more difficult to judge oneself than to judge others. If you succeed in judging yourself rightly, then you are indeed a man of true wisdom.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery

What sweetness is left in life if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk.
Cicero

A man who doesn't trust himself can never really trust anyone else.
Jean De Gondi

The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Rene Descartes

If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.
Malcolm X

The theory of communism may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.
Karl Marx

The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
Frederick Douglass

It is easier to fool people than to convince them they have been fooled.
Old Saying

You begin to slip when you'd rather win an argument than be right.
Amish Saying

Worse than failure is the failure to try.
Amish Saying

When a person slaps you on the back, he may be trying to help you swallow something.
Amish Saying

We don't realize how wonderful today is until tomorrow.
Amish Saying

We are seldom aware of what's cooking until the pot boils over.
Amish Saying

Usually the less we know the longer it takes to explain.
Amish Saying

The way some people look for faults, you'd think there's a reward.
Amish Saying

The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.
Amish Saying

The steam that blows the whistle can't be used to turn the wheels.
Amish Saying

The problem with a little sin is that it usually grows into a big one.
Amish Saying

The more you know, the more you know you don't know.
Amish Saying

The less a thing can be proved the hotter we get arguing about it.
Amish Saying

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice you give others.
Amish Saying

The archer who overshoots his mark does no better than he who falls short of it.
Amish Saying

Poverty is not a shame unless you are slothful.
Amish Saying

People with weak arguments have to develop strong voices.
Amish Saying

Our fathers teach us what we should become, our mothers teach us what we are.
Amish Saying

No man is so wise that he knows everything, nor is any man so stupid he knows nothing.
Amish Saying

Making no choice when we have to choose is itself a choice.
Amish Saying

Lying in bed dreaming never got the work done.
Amish Saying

Little and often make much.
Amish Saying

It's not the revolutions that destroy the machinery, it's the friction.
Amish Saying

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