‘My country right or wrong’ is like saying ‘my mother drunk or sober’ G.K.Chesterton
It is just as difficult and dangerous to try to free a people that wants to remain servile as it is to enslave a people that wants to remain free. Niccolo Machiavelli
A representative government, responsible at short intervals of election … produces the greatest sum of happiness to mankind. Thomas Jefferson
(1743-1826). (Investor’s Business Daily, November, 3, 1998)
My ex is the Mikey of people and there is no Life available. Parker Jones
A beauty is a woman you notice; A charmer is one who notices you. Adlai Stevenson
Always tell the truth; then you don’t have to remember anything. Mark Twain
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910)
Discipline yourself so others won’t have to.
Without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and with it, everything honorable and glorious. George Washington
President George Washington, 15 November 1781, to Marquis de Lafayette.
What is decreed must be
Twelfth N, Act i, Sc.5
There are only two truly infinite things, the universe and stupidity. And I am unsure about the universe. Albert Einstein
Physicist, theory of relativity (1879-1955)