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When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of his existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.
– John Fitzgerald KennedyRate it:
When President Bush invaded Iraq after 9
11 it was like Truman invading Mexico after Pearl Harbor.

– John Kerry, DebateRate it:
When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!”- Ramana Pemmaraju
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
When public men indulge themselves in abuse, when they deny others a fair trial, when they resort to innuendo and insinuation, to libel, scandal, and suspicion, then our democratic society is outraged, and democracy is baffled. It has no apparatus to deal with the boor, the liar, the lout, and the antidemocrat in general.
– J. William FulbrightRate it:
When raising your children, do the best you can, with love and respect to be a better woman or man.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
When salvation is viewed as man's program, it is left up to man as to whether he will let God do this or that, but when it is viewed as God's program, there is a confidence and a certainty that no one whom God regenerates will be a carnal Christian.
– Michael HortonRate it:
When science, art, literature, and philosophy are simply the manifestation of personality they are on a level where glorious and dazzling achievements are possible, which can make a man's name live for thousands of years. But above this level, far above, separated by an abyss, is the level where the highest things are achieved. These things are essentially anonymous.
– Simone WeilRate it:
When she is in your grasp, but you can never get her
– KC7Rate it:
When she stopped conforming to the conventional picture of femininity she finally began to enjoy being a woman.
– Betty Naomi FriedanRate it:
When she was a small girl, Amanda hid a ticking clock in an old, rotten tree trunk. It drove woodpeckers crazy. Ignoring tasty bugs all around them, they just about beat their brains out trying to get at the clock. Years later, Amanda used the woodpecker experiment as a model for understanding capitalism, Communism, Christianity, and all other systems that traffic in future rewards rather than in present realities.
– Tom RobbinsRate it:
When shit becomes valuable, the poor will be born without assholes.
– Henry MillerRate it:
When sleeping next to a deepfreezer it's not just the cold that keeps you awake but also the noise it makes.
– Frustrated husbandRate it:
When small men cast long shadows the sun is going down.
– Venita CravensRate it:
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.
– Tennessee WilliamsRate it:
When Solomon said there was a time and a place for everything he had not encountered the problem of parking his automobile.
– Bob EdwardsRate it:
When solving a "panic" you must first ask yourself what you were doing that could possibly frighten an operating system.
– Peter van der LindenRate it:
When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves.
– Anthony D'AngeloRate it:
When some people give up on you, and they were just the last persons you thought they would. That would make you pause and think, wouldn't you have felt better if you just have adjusted your abundance..?
– The wise Pharoah MoeRate it:
When somebody calls you stupid, if your face turns red from anger, it means that a part of you believes in this! When you call a wise man stupid, his colour never changes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When somebody criticise you, be happy and thankful because they have given you an opportunity to think about the matter more precisely and more detailed!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When somebody speaks a language that we don’t know, we often imagine that some important things are being said!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.
– Real Live PreacherRate it:
When someone asks you, A penny for your thoughts, and you put your two cents in, what happens to the other penny?
– George CarlinRate it:
When someone does something good, applaud You will make two people happy.
– Samuel GoldwynRate it:

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