Quotes worth quoting ...

Some borrowed, some not 

Don't question my right to own a gun, and I won't question your stupidity not to!

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Stop trying to fit in when you were born to stand out
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We have “Freedom of Speech”, except when it comes to alternative medicines.
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This thought brought to mind that in lifetime, we often pray to "make it to the end". My prayer is to "make it to the beginning - the beginning being the life that begins after death. Lifetime, you see, is but the courtship. I am looking forward to the marriage - the eternal lifetime that is yet to come.
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“ The great secret of success in life is for a man to be ready when his opportunity comes. ”
Benjamin Disraeli
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The Democratic party needs a permanent underclass to stay in power.
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I grew up thinking I was supposed to accomplish something before I became proud.
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You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.

Margaret Thatcher
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God cannot bless America unless America blesses God!
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The Ongoing Debate Between Power and Conscience, Secrecy and Its Abuses
"At its very inception this movement depended on the deception and betrayal of one's fellow man; even at that time it was inwardly corrupt and could support itself only by constant lies. After all, Hitler states in an early edition of 'his' book: 'It is unbelievable, to what extent one must betray a people in order to rule it.'

If at the start this cancerous growth in the nation was not particularly noticeable, it was only because there were still enough forces at work that operated for the good, so that it was kept under control. 

As it grew larger, however, and finally in an ultimate spurt of growth attained ruling power, the tumor broke open, as it were, and infected the whole body. 

The greater part of its former opponents went into hiding. The German intellectuals fled to their cellars, there, like plants struggling in the dark, away from light and sun, to gradually choke to death."
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The White Rose
Second Leaflet
Munich, 1942

"We can never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was 'legal,' and everything the Hungarian freedom fighters did in Hungary [in 1956] was 'illegal.'
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Martin Luther King 
"All frauds, like the wall daubed with untempered mortar, with which men think to buttress up an edifice, always tend to the decay of what they are devised to support."
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Moderation in the pursuit of liberty is no virtue.
Barry Goldwater
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 Facism has been defined as "the alignment of business and government". Have you seen any of that lately?

(Can you say the entire healthcare industry, the auto industry, etc.?)

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True friendship is not being there when it's convenient. It is being there when it is not.

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If you succeed in cheating someone, don't think that the person is a fool. It's just that the person trusted you far more than you deserved.
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