Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen.
George Savile Halifax (1633 - 1695)
Source: Political Thoughts and Reflections: Of Punishment
Contributed by: Zaady
The sense of ultimate truth is the intellectual counterpart of the esthetic sense of perfect beauty, or the moral sense of perfect good.
To the question, What shall we do to be saved in this World? there is no other answer but this, Look to your Moat.
Source: A Rough Draft of a New Model at Sea
Anger is seldom without an argument but seldom with a good one.
He that leaveth nothing to chance will do few things ill, but he will do very few things.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
Copyright © 2016 Gaiam, Inc.