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
With all their faults, trade-unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.
Contributed by: Zaady
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.
The law is a horrible business.
Liberty is the most jealous and exacting mistress that can beguile the soul and brain of man.
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.
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