The Constitution of most of our states (and of the United States) assert that all power is inherent in the people; that they may exercise it by themselves; that it is their right and duty to be at all times armed.
Gun bans disarm victims, putting them at the mercy of murderers or terrorists who think nothing of breaking the gun laws.
There is increasing defiance, there are more and more people coming to participate.
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked.
A true man does not need to romance a different girl every night, a true man romances the same girl for the rest of her life
Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what he cannot help.
Clouds that thunder do not always rain.
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
Science burrows its insulted head in the filth of slaughterous inventions
Entertain great hopes.
When the world says, \"Give up,\" hope whispers, \"Try it one more time.\"
the universe operates through dynamic exchange... giving and receiving are different aspects of the flow of energy in the universe. and in our willingness to give that which we seek, we keep the abundance of the universe circulating in our lives.
Everyone needs a sense of shame, but no one needs to feel ashamed.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool.
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like the universe itself (for God did not need to create). It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.
Our pleasures were simple-they included survival.
And while the law of 'competition' may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.
In a world where change is inevitable and continuous, the need to achieve that change without violence is essential for survival.
Our very survival depends on our ability to stay awake, to adjust to new ideas, to remain vigilant and to face the challenge of change.
The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.
To understand your parents' love you must raise children yourself.
Gender consciousness has become involved in almost every intellectual field: history, literature, science, anthropology. There's been an extraordinary advance.
Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.
Marijuana is the finest anti-nausea medication known to science, and our leaders have lied about this consistently. [Arresting people for] medical marijuana is the most hideous example of government interference in the private lives of individuals. It's an outrage within an outrage within an outrage.
Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.
Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness
Every animal knows more than you do.