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Favorite Quotes

It is the brain, the little gray cells on wich one must rely. One must seek the truth within-- not without

- Hercule Poirot

I belong to the world

- Hercule Poirot

I do not approve of murder

- Hercule Poirot

Complete abstinence is easier then perfect moderation

- Saint Augustine

A friend is one who has the same enemies as you do

- Abraham Lincoln

Veni, Vidi, Vici (I came, I saw, I conquered)

- Julius Caesar

The nine most terrifying words in the English language are 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help'

- Ronald Reagan

You should not sugar-coat the world. For the next generation will get cavities.

- Christopher Smith

All the world's a stage and all the men and women are merely players. They have their exits and their entrances and one man in his time plays many parts.

- William Shakespeare

A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.

- Saint Thomas Aquinas

By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.

- Saint Thomas Aquinas

Understand this, I mean to arrive at the truth. The truth, however ugly in itself, is always

- Hercule Poirot

By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.

- Christopher Columbus

You will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters.

- Saint Bernard

Minorities have a right to appeal to the Constitution as a shield against such oppression.

- James K. Polk

Once you classify yourself, it is very hard to unclassify yourself. Therefore steer away from the classifications of this world and only look towards the things above.

- Christopher Smith

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

- Saint Basil

One's ability to rationalize is in direct proportion to one's sanity.

- Christopher Smith

Man, pushed to desperation, is able to topple the halls of nations.

- Christopher Smith

What is a man without faith? Love, hope, fear, or hate? He is but a shell of what he could be, unable to achieve what has been set before him.

- Christopher Smith

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!

- Homer

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

- Albert Einstien

Humanity is terrifying. That is why God made the soul.

- Christopher Smith

No man fears death, they fear what lurks beyond it.

- Christopher Smith

What is our lives besides preparing it for the next one?

- Christopher Smith

I never expected to be anybody important.

- Elvis Presley

It takes disaster to unite a people, asking what to do about the disaster is what unravels them.

- Anonymous

An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts.

- Otto von Bismarck

Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.

- Pope John Paul II

I have only two men out of my company and 20 out of some other company. We need support, but it is almost suicide to try to get it here as we are swept by machine gun fire and a constant barrage is on us. I have no one on my left and only a few on my right. I will hold.

- 1stLt. Clifton B. Cates, USMC

Come with me if you want to live.

- Arnold Schwarzzenegger

Oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light...

- Francis Scott Key

Those who love to be feared fear to be loved.

- Saint Francis de Sales

One man and one women are three with the devil.

- Arab Proverb

Deus Vult!

- the rallying cry of the First Crusade

Like at Halloween: I knew I'd arrived when I saw people dressing up on Halloween as my character.

- Jane Badler

Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation in humility.

- Saint Augustine

Having knowledge is excellent, knowing what to do with that knowledge is even better.

- Christopher Smith

Freedom is not free, but the U.S. Marine Corps will pay most of your share.

- Ned Dolan

I rather be dead and hated but with a clear conscience than alive and worshipped forever as a god with a soiled one.

- Christopher Smith

Whatever my lot, Thou has taught me to say it is well, it is well with my soul.

- Horatio Spafford

Some may question your right to destroy ten billion people. But those who understand realise that you have no right to let them live.

- In Exterminatus Extremis (WH:40K)

This is the very perfection of a man, to discover his imperfections.

- Saint Augustine

It follows then as certain as night that succeeds day, that without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and that with it everything honourable and gorious.

- George Washington

I am a soldier, I fight where I am told, and I win where I fight.

- Gen. George Patton, Jr.

I think it better to do right, even if we suffer in so doing, than to incur the reproach of our posterity.

- Robert E. Lee

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.

- Saint Francis de Sales