Great Quotes...

Personal Inspiration

"To act is easy; to think is hard."
~ Goethe ~

"A man's mind, stretched by new ideas,
can never go back to its original dimensions."
~ Oliver Wendell Holme ~

"Life is what happens to you while you're busy makin' other plans."
~ John Lennon ~

"If you do not create your destiny, you will have your fate inflicted upon you."
~ William Irwin Thompson ~

"If you think you're too small to have an impact,
try going to bed with a mosquito in the room."
~ Annita Koddick ~

Motivation Inspired by Corruption

"The People produce all the food, all the goods and all the services.
In return, the People receive all the deficits, all the debts,
all the bankruptcies, all the unemployment, all the poverty and all the taxes."
~ Confederations of Regions Party ~

"When the people are afraid of the government, thatís tyranny.
But when the government is afraid of the people, thatís liberty."
~ Thomas Jefferson ~

"If our knowledge of the world is controlled by the media,
then we live in a mediocrity."
~ Unknown ~

"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."
~ Albert Einstein ~

"The ultimate measure of a man
is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience,
but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."
~ Martin Luther King Jr. ~

"It is in the constitution for one reason and one reason only,
so that the people of this nation can protect themselves from the
tyranny and corruption of their politicians."
~ Thomas Jefferson - on Guns in the Constitution ~

and from evil humans themselves...

"The people can always be brought to the bidding of their leaders.
That is easy.
All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked and denounce
the peacemakers for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger.
It works the same in any country."
~ Nazi Reich Marshall Hermann Goering ~
at the Nuremberg War Trials

Thought Provoking Quotes

"If values don't keep pace with our discoveries, our values will destroy us."
~ Unknown ~

"The interest in encouraging freedom of expression in a democratic society
outweighs any theoretical but unproven benefit of censorship."
~ The US Supreme Court ~

"To face our fears, gain knowledge of the fear that faces you for defense."

"I do not fear death, for my life is a journey that has an end."
~ The Vulcan Tuvok, on Star Trek Voyager ~

"Change is the law of life, those who look only to the past or the present,
are certain to miss the future."
~ John F. Kennedy ~

Quotes Relating to Truth

"I seem to have been only a boy playing on the seashore,
and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a
prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay
all undiscovered before me."
~ Unknown ~

"Truth, when not sought after, rarely comes to light."
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes ~

"Learn to see things as they really are, not as we imagine they are."
~ Vernon Howard ~

"Just because a great many people believe in something,
is no guarantee of it's truth."
~ Gandhi ~

"The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies."
~ Thomas Jefferson ~

"No matter what you believe, it doesn't change the facts."
~ Al Kersha ~

"I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie.
I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave.
And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant."
~ H. L. Mencken ~

"There is no power on earth more formidable than the truth."
~ Margaret Lee Runbeck ~

"We must have strong minds, ready to accept facts as they are."
~ Harry S. Truman ~

"Truth comes only to a prepared mind."
~ Source Unknown ~

"Truth is exact correspondence with reality."
~ Paramahansa Yogananda ~

"Truth does not contradict truth."
~ Elizer Zvi Zweifel ~

"Fear not the path of truth for the lack of people walking on it."
~ John F. Kennedy ~