posted on Jul, 14 2015 @ 10:34 AM
People feel it is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them.
If you want to lead the orchestra, you must turn your back on the crowd.
People love to hack at the branches of evil, very few have the courage to go after the root.
Religion will often accept a man for what he believes, but turn him away for what he knows.
If you don't read the newspaper, you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.
Some pople are good examples, others are horrible warnings.
People think in herds, and they go mad in herds, but they don't recover their senses in herds. They only recover their senses slowly, and one by
Give a man a gun and he can rob a bank. Give a man a bank and he can rob the world.
If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand.
In a country well governed, people resent poverty. In a country badly governed, people resent wealth.
Petty, self-important people always have to be offended by something. They spend their lives being offended by someone or something,
There are wondrous things which you must see in order to believe. Likewise, there are wondrous things which you must believe in order to see.
If you're in a card game and you can't figure out who the patsy is, it's you.
People need to realize that they can be totally committed to their own beliefs, yet tolerate others.
The greatest tyrannies are always perpetrated in the name of the noblest causes.
Why set forth on the troubled seas of logic and reason when you can be firmly anchored in nonsense?