Theirs is not to make reply Theirs is not to reason why Theirs is but to do and die.
I want to see you shoot the way you shout.
This is a case if the President is permitted to be above the law, then we no longer have a republic.
There has been so much power concentrated. There is no leash on that power anymore and Americans face the situation that this power is getting momentum with each passing year with each presidency.
There are a lot of benefits representative of government and it is far better than any type of dictatorial system and it is far better than a one-man rule situation.
The more expansive government is, the more perils people face in daily lives, be it from IRS agents or from child support services, or from other agencies that often have little or no legal restraints on their power.
The Federal Government is exploiting public fear to redefine the relationship between the rulers and the American people.
Politicians as a class are dangerous, that people who are seeking power over us are not, by definition, our friends.
People are so docile right now. It is almost as if good government means when the politicians lie to us for our own good, for the public good, and bad government is when politicians lie for their own selfish interests.
Part of the reason that the government's fear mongering is succeeding is because so many people are so ignorant, that it is easier for government to frighten people in submission.
It is one of the great tragedies of the US, that most learn most of what they know about the government from the government.
If so many Americans are looking for the government to save them, then it is hard to have a dignified search for a shepherd in chief.
How many McDonald's gift certificates would it take to sway a lot of Americans to pledge to never publicly criticize the U.S, President
As long as enough people can be frightened, then all people can be ruled. That is how it works in a democratic system and mass fear becomes the ticket to destroy rights across the board.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go through with.
The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.
Forward, as occasion offers. Never look round to see whether any shall note it... Be satisfied with success in even the smallest matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others.
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
Men exist for the sake of one another.
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you can foresee the future, too.
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.
Confine yourself to the present.