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    With the NDAA, his failure to close

    “With the NDAA, his failure to close Guantanamo Bay and the ramping use of drones, President Obama looks suspiciously like President Bush, a man on a quest for American Empire.”

    — Justin Sane

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    My dad told me that no one

    “My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery – which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove.”

    — Poppy Z. Brite

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    No man ever believes that the Bible

    “No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means.”

    — George Bernard Shaw

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    What makes old age so sad is

    “What makes old age so sad is not that our joys but our hopes cease.”

    — Jean Paul

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    I shall not change my course because

    “I shall not change my course because those who assume to be better than I desire it.”

    — Victoria Woodhull

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    Bush reiterated his stand to conservatives opposing

    “Bush reiterated his stand to conservatives opposing his decision on stem cell research. He said today he believes life begins at conception and ends at execution.”

    — Jay Leno

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    It is not when truth is dirty,

    “It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters.”

    — Friedrich Nietzsche

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    Our first and last love is self-love.

    “Our first and last love is self-love.”

    — Christian Nestell Bovee

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    Category: love
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    Among the natural rights of the colonists

    “Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.”

    — Samuel Adams

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    Category: life
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    Love is the ability and willingness to

    “Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.”

    — Wayne Dyer

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    Man needs, for his happiness, not only

    “Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.”

    — Bertrand Russell

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    Peace is much more precious than a

    “Peace is much more precious than a piece of land… let there be no more wars.”

    — Anwar Sadat

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    There is this difference between happiness and

    “There is this difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he that thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.”

    — Charles Caleb Colton

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    Category: wisdom
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    One act of obedience is better than

    “One act of obedience is better than one hundred sermons.”

    — Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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    Category: religion
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    War – An act of violence whose

    “War – An act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish our will.”

    — George Washington

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