• The man who trades freedom for security does not deserve, nor will he ever receive, either.

    —Benjamin Franklin
  • Hollywood is a place where they’ll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.

    —Marilyn Monroe
  • As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.

  • Giving society cheap, abundant energy would be the equivalent of giving an idiot child a machine gun.

    —Prof Paul Ehrlich, Stanford University
  • …he who keeps back the truth, or withholds it from men, from motives of expediency, is either a coward or a criminal or both.

    —F. Max Müller
  • We contend that for a nation to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.

    —Winston Churchill
  • A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

    —Winston Churchill
  • It’s so easy to laugh. It’s so easy to hate. It takes guts to be gentle and kind.

  • A person hears only what they understand.

    —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.

    —Edmund Burke
  • All knowledge is ultimately self knowledge.

    —Bruce Lee
  • The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

  • None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.

    —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Let them march all they want, so long as they pay their taxes.

    —General Alexander Haig
  • The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.

    —Norman Schwarzkopf
  • The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.

    —Edmund Burke
  • Always love in life anything less is not living.

    —Concise One
  • It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

  • Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

    —Oscar Wilde
  • The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.

    —Winston Churchill
  • Think for yourself and let others enjoy the privilege of doing so too.