Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at least, you are without a chain; that you have the right to explore all heights and depth; that there are no walls nor fences, nor prohibited places, nor sacred corners in all the vast expanse of thought…
In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds.
Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.
Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.
We’ve got to be judged by how we do in times of crisis.
Now, one of the most essential branches of English liberty is the freedom of one’s house.
Let the consequences be what they will, I am determined to proceed.
The Arab World is writing a new future; the pen is in our own hands.
If you ask the people who are professional political analysts, they would say that the way redistricting has worked, that the Republicans have something of a lock on the House until a redistricting occurs after 2010, particularly as a result of what DeLay did in Texas.
Bill Rehnquist makes Barry Goldwater look like a liberal.
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders. A fact will fit every other fact in the universe, and that is how you can tell whether it is or is not a fact. A lie will not fit anything except another lie.
Few rich men own their property; their property owns them.
Dean had just come from seeing his lawyer. That was the first time that I found out that he had consulted a lawyer. He wanted to tell me what he thought was going on, but he was writing it down as if my house was bugged. He acted like everything was bugged.
I was born in Middlesex, England, which is really London.
You know, working as an actor, I’m always working within my own imagination.
Ignorance is the soil in which belief in miracles grows.
Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.