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The American wage earner and the American housewife are a lot better economists than most economists care to admit. They know that a government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have.
– Gerald FordRate it:
The American, by nature, is optimistic. He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
The American, if he has a spark of national feeling, will be humiliated by the very prospect of a foreigner's visit to Congress -- these, for the most part, illiterate hacks whose fancy vests are spotted with gravy, and whose speeches, hypocritical, unctuous, and slovenly, are spotted also with the gravy of political patronage, these persons are a reflection on the democratic process rather than of it; they expose it in its process rather than of it; they expose it in its underwear.
– Mary McCarthyRate it:
The Americans combine the notions of Christianity and of liberty so intimately in their minds, that it is impossible to make them conceive the one without the other.
– Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, author Alexis de TocquevilleRate it:
The Americans have need of the telephone, but we do not. We have plenty of messenger boys.
– Sir William PreeceRate it:
The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.
– John Stuart MillRate it:
The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
– Barbara SherRate it:
The amount of noise which anyone can bear undisturbed stands in inverse proportion to his mental capacity.
– Arthur SchopenhauerRate it:
The amount of time we spend thinking, criticizing, judging, worrying, calculating, fighting, hating, arguing, is not funny. Considering one third of our lives we spend sleeping and the rest is consumed by non-creative processes mentioned above... What a waste of life. Let's also stop becoming paranoid humanoids and instead simply be human beings living in joy. Mickeymize your life...
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
The amount of time we spend thinking, criticizing, judging, worrying, calculating, fighting, hating, arguing, is not funny. Considering one third of our lives we spend sleeping and the rest is consumed by non-creative processes mentioned above.What a waste of life. Let's also stop becoming paranoid humanoids and instead simply be human beings living in joy. Mickeymize your life.
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
The anagram of LEADER is DEALER. Indeed, a great Leader must be the Dealer of Dreams, Hope and Action, in my view.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
The analytic psychotherapist thus has a threefold battle to wage -- in his own mind against the forces which seek to drag him down from the analytic level; outside the analysis, against opponents who dispute the importance he attaches to the sexual instinctual forces and hinder him from making use of them in his scientific technique; and inside the analysis, against his patients, who at first behave like opponents but later on reveal the overvaluation of sexual life which dominates them, and who try to make him captive to their socially untamed passion.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
The anatomical juxtaposition of 2 orbicularis oris muscles in a state of contraction.
– Dr. Henry GibbonsRate it:
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
The ancient Greek definition of happiness was the full use of your powers along lines of excellence.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
The angel grows up in divine knowledge, the brute, in savage ignorance, and the son of man stands hesitating between the two.
– PersianRate it:
The angels are so enamoured of the language that is spoken in heaven, that they will not distort their lips with the hissing and unmusical dialects of men, but speak their own, whether there be any who understand it or not.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
The Anglo-Saxon conscience doesn't keep you from doing anything. It just keeps you from enjoying it.
– Salvador de MadaringaRate it:
The angry man always thinks he can do more than he can.
– Albertano of BresciaRate it:
The anguish of the neurotic individual is the same as that of the saint. The neurotic, the saint are engaged in the same battle. Their blood flows from similar wounds. But the first one gasps and the other one gives.
– Georges BatailleRate it:
The animal is not afraid of the flame, but of the heat it emanates. (L'animal n'a peur de la flamme, - Mais de la chaleur qu'elle émane.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
The animals of the planet are in desperate peril... Without free animal life I believe we will lose the spiritual equivalent of oxygen.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
The anniversary of our death, we do it only by the others. (L'anniversaire de notre mort, - On ne le fête que par les autres.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
The annoying part of wanting to know everything about everything is that it somehow always results in only knowing something about something
– SarahRate it:
The answer to Efficacy lies in the hand of excellent management, reliable systems and good governess"
– Justin MasukaRate it:

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