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We do not inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.
The warning message we sent the Russians was a calculated ambiguity that would be clearly understood.
Dreams do not vanish, so long as people do not abandon them.
Phantom F. Harlock
Sooner or later we must realize there is no station, no one place to arrive at once and for all. The true joy of life is the trip.
Robert J. Hastings, "The Station"
If every day a man takes orders in silence from an incompetent superior, if every day he solemnly performs ritual acts which he privately finds ridiculous, if he unhesitatingly gives answers to questionnaires which are contrary to his real opinions and is prepared to deny his own self in public, if he sees no difficulty in feigning sympathy or even affection where, in fact, he feels only indifference or aversion, it still does not mean that he has entirely lost the use of one of the basic human senses, namely, the sense of humiliation.
I am the master in my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
It is natural to man to indulge in the illusion of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes against the painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren, till she transforms us into beasts.
Patrick Henry (1736-1799)
If I had my life to live over, I would try to make more mistakes. I would relax. I would climb more mountains and swim more rivers. I would pick more daisies. I would have more actual troubles and fewer imaginary ones."
Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat; long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first; but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning.
If you are drowning and all you can think about is the fact that you can't swim, you are certainly going to die.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Our mission is to kill Marxism. We must fight to stop it.
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.
Oliver Wendall Holmes
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one they where they sprang up.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Life is action and passion; therefore it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of the time, at peril of being judged not to have lived.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
The hearts of the great can be changed.
So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private citizens will occasionally kill theirs.
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are lovedloved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving and that is your own self.
At any given moment life is completely senseless. But viewed over a period, it seems to reveal itself as an organism existing in time, having a purpose, tending in a certain direction.
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.