No people ever did or ever can attain a worthy civilization by the satisfaction merely of material needs . . .Louis Dembitz Brandeis
There is plenty of room at the top because very few people care to travel beyond the average route. And so most of us seem satisfied to remain within the confines of mediocrity.Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
The difference between the revolutionary and the terrorist lies in the reason for which each fights. For whoever stands by a just cause and fights for the freedom and liberation of his land from the invaders, the settlers and the colonialists cannot possibly be called terrorist, otherwise the American people in their struggle for liberation from the British colonialists would have been terrorists; the European resistance against the Nazis would be terrorism, the struggle of the Asian, African and Latin American peoples would also be terrorism, and many of you who are in this Assembly hall were considered terrorists.Yasser Arafat
Some people make things happen, some watch things happen, while others wonder what has happened.Proverb
People who will not sustain trees will soon live in a world that will not sustain people.Bryce Nelson
The kingdom of God throughout the world will not be established by Lone Rangers but by the people of God working together.Jerry Rankin
Just a word of warning. Passionate prayers not only change the world, they have a way of transforming the people who pray.Gods goal is to recruit every one of us for His search and rescue team.Debbie Meroff, True Grit
I demand that my books be judged with utmost severity, by knowledgeable people who know the rules of grammar and of logic, and who will seek beneath the footsteps of my commas the lice of my thought in the head of my style.Louis Aragon
If Americans ever allow banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks will deprive the people of all property until their children will wake up homeless.Thomas Jefferson
Some people make your life better by walking into it while other people make your life better by simply walking out of it.Wiz Khalifa
Too many leaders act as if the sheep... their people... are there for the benefit of the shepherd, not that the shepherd has responsibility for the sheep.Ken Blanchard
Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery.Warren G. Bennis
One of the most horrible features of war is that all the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.George Orwell
The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealized past.Robertson Davies
Words like freedom, justice, democracy are not common concepts; on the contrary, they are rare. People are not born knowing what these are. It takes enormous and, above all, individual effort to arrive at the respect for other people that these words imply.James Baldwin
I'd rather talk to people who do things than complain about other people who do things. I say they're idiots.Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.
Crazy people do crazy things.Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.
I hope people learn to appreciate our people in uniform. These aren't guys who just shoot 'em up. They plan. And they are extremely intelligent.Thomas Leo Clancy Jr.
Some people talk about me like a revolutionary. That's nonsense; all I did was copy B.B. King.Eric Clapton
There is, among all those various parts of the world who serve their people, a kinship of sympathy, as there is such a kinship among those who labour for the destruction of peoples.Corneliu Zelea Codreanu
Wars are fought by teenagers, you realize that. They really ought to be fought by the politicians and old people who start these wars.James Clavell
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.Samuel Langhorne Clemens
History has shown us, that you can't allow the mass extermination of people, and just sit by and watch it happen.William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton
Particulate matter pollution kills people. We're a long way from cleaning up this problem.Brent Newell