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Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions. - James Madison

Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions.

James Madison

power
Someday I want to have children and give them all the love I never had. - Marilyn Monroe

Someday I want to have children and give them all the love I never had.

Marilyn Monroe

love
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant. - Martin Luther King, Jr.

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

love truth
Art is making something out of nothing and selling it. - Frank Zappa

Art is making something out of nothing and selling it.

Frank Zappa

art
We're living in a time when the world has suddenly discovered India because it's run out of raw material for its imagination. The raw materials for imagination are inexhaustible here. - Deepak Chopra

We're living in a time when the world has suddenly discovered India because it's run out of raw material for its imagination. The raw materials for imagination are inexhaustible here.

Deepak Chopra

imagination
One's own religion is after all a matter between oneself and one's Maker and no one else's. - Mahatma Gandhi

One's own religion is after all a matter between oneself and one's Maker and no one else's.

Mahatma Gandhi

religion
Instead of asking 'How much damage will the work in question bring about?' why not ask 'How much good? How much joy?' - Henry Miller

Instead of asking 'How much damage will the work in question bring about?' why not ask 'How much good? How much joy?'

Henry Miller

work
Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you. - Muhammad Ali

Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you.

Muhammad Ali

life car
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. - J. K. Rowling

To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.

J. K. Rowling

death
Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are not good with goodness. Thus goodness is attained. Be honest to those who are honest, and be also honest to those who are not honest. Thus honesty is attained. - Lao Tzu

Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are not good with goodness. Thus goodness is attained. Be honest to those who are honest, and be also honest to those who are not honest. Thus honesty is attained.

Lao Tzu

good
It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad. - C. S. Lewis

It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.

C. S. Lewis

change
The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated. - Mark Twain

The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.

Mark Twain

death
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself. - Mark Twain

Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself.

Mark Twain

politics
It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do. - Elbert Hubbard

It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.

Elbert Hubbard

strength great
That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane human being has ever given his assent. - Aldous Huxley

That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane human being has ever given his assent.

Aldous Huxley

men
I don't believe in God, but I'm afraid of Him. - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I don't believe in God, but I'm afraid of Him.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

god
Always do right - It will please many people, and amaze the rest. - Mark Twain

Always do right - It will please many people, and amaze the rest.

Mark Twain

truth honor integrity
I wanted to prove the sustaining power of music. - David Bowie

I wanted to prove the sustaining power of music.

David Bowie

power music
Nature knows no pause in progress and development, and attaches her curse on all inaction. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nature knows no pause in progress and development, and attaches her curse on all inaction.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

nature
As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change. - Al Gore

As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.

Al Gore

money future change
The years teach much which the days never know. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

The years teach much which the days never know.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

experience
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments. - Plato

Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.

Plato

change
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

art beauty love
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. - George Eliot

Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.

George Eliot

jealousy