Life is a never-ending school, and the really important lessons all tend to teach humanity our proper relation to the environment where we must live.
Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)
Source: The Skeleton in the Closet
Contributed by: ingebrita
Common experience shows how much rarer is moral courage than physical bravery. A thousand men will march to the mouth of the cannon where one man will dare espouse an unpopular cause.
Contributed by: Anu
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
Contributed by: Jordan
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
Contributed by: Mary_C
Liberty is the most jealous and exacting mistress that can beguile the soul and brain of man.
Contributed by: Zaady
I don't like spinach, and I'm glad I don't, because if I liked it I'd eat it, and I just hate it.
As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever.
To think is to differ.
With all their faults, trade-unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
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