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The most dangerous moment for a bad government is when it begins to reform.
Alexis de Tocqueville
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Excerption: Government, like dress, is the badge of lost innocence.
Thomas Paine
Prayer is to religion what thinking is to philosophy. To pray is to make religion.
It is not sufficient to be worthy of respect in order to be respected.
Alfred Nobel
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
Friedrich Nietzsche
We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Isaac Newton
I have an idea that the phrase "weaker sex" was coined by some woman to disarm some man she was preparing to overwhelm.
Ogden Nash
There are two levers for moving men: interest and fear.
Napoleon I
Great artists have no country.
Alfred de Musset
Liberty is the right to do what the law permits.
Charles de Montesquieu
A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
Michel de Montaigne