From such beginnings of governments, what could be expected, but a continual system of war and extortion?
Quote by Thomas Paine
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we...
Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man
These are the times that try men's souls.
Persecution is not an original feature in any religion; but it is always the strongly...
That which we obtain too easily, we esteem too lightly.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the...
The instant formal government is abolished, society begins to act. A general association takes place,...
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice
My mind is my own church.
For freemen like brothers agree; With one spirit endured, they one friendship pursued, And their...
It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration.
'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and...
To say that any people are not fit for freedom, is to make poverty their...
Time makes more converts than reason.
It is an affront to treat falsehood with complaisance.
Reason and Ignorance, the opposites of each other, influence the great bulk of mankind. If...
If a God, he could not suffer death, for immortality cannot die, and as a...
The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and...
The appeal of cinema lies in the fear of death.
If God had have wanted discussion Then God would have said 'Let's discuss it'
If the Bible has taught us nothing else, and it hasn't, it's that girls should...