Cool Quotes

"There ain't no ticks like poly-ticks. Bloodsuckers all."  Davy Crockett

"Those who expect to reap the blessing of freedom, must like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it." - Thomas Paine

"Choose ye this day whom ye will serve." - Joshua 24:15

"He who fears he will suffer, already suffers what he fears."  -Michel de Montaigne

"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government." - Edward Abbey

"The more corrupt a society, the more numerous its laws."- Ibid

"The best way to predict the future is to invent it." - Alan Kay

"The [American] never stops fighting for what he believes is right. He fights until Hell freezes over and then he fights on the ice." - (revised quotation)

"Si vis pacem para bellum" (If you seek peace, prepare for war) - some Roman guy

"Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis." - unknown

"In order for a plow horse to run as fast as a race horse you would first have to cripple the race horse; conversely, in order for a race horse to pull as much as a plow horse, you would first have to cripple the plow horse. In either case, the pursuit of equality is the destruction of excellence." - David Lane

"The claim to equality is only made by those who feel themselves to be in some way inferior" - C.S. Lewis

"Whatever it is that you want out of life, name it, claim it, and ride it like you stole it!" - unknown

"Only someone who's been to college could say something that stupid." - Dennis Prager

"Oliver Wendell Holmes said, "Think things, not words." In words, many see a need for "social justice" to override "the dictates of the market." In reality, what is called "the market" consists of human beings making their own choices at their own cost. What is called "social justice" is government imposition of the notions of third parties, who pay no price for being wrong." - Thomas Sowell

"Their default position is umbrage bordering on high dudgeon." Ann Coulter on Liberals

"Yes, I am an agent of Satan, but my duties are largely ceremonial." - unknown

"Islam is as Islam does."  - Mark Steyn

"A clean house is a sign of a wasted life" - unknown (but almost certainly a woman)

“Good judgment comes from experience. And experience comes from poor judgment.” - unknown (but almost certainly a man)

"First the smiles, then the lies, last comes gunfire."   - Roland Deschain

"One may smile and smile and be a villain." - Hamlet

“The adoption of the Constitution will demonstrate as visibly the finger of Providence as any possible event in the course of human affairs can ever designate it.” – George Washington

"The only time you have too much fuel is when you're on fire." - Pilo

9/11  = "Manhattan Massacre"   - unknown

"Peace. That brief, glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading."  - unknown

"Whenever anyone accuses some person of being "unfeeling", he means that that person is just." - Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

"Incoming fire has the right-of-way."  - Murphy's Second Law of Combat

"Remember, when you get something for nothing, someone else gets nothing for something." - Carol Negro

"God has not created suffering; intelligence has accepted it in order to be free." - Eliphas Levi

"Guns. You think you have enough until the zombies come." - Motivational Poster

"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together." -Vincent Van Gogh

“Society in every state is a blessing. But government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil. In its worst state, an intolerable one.”

"Some people look at me and see a kind of swagger. In Texas, we call it walkin'. - President George W. Bush

"You always miss 100% of the shots you don't take."  - Motivational Poster

"Forgiveness mean giving up all hope of a better past."  - Landrum Bolling

"A need is not a claim." - Ayn Rand

PINO - President-In-Name-Only; alternate spelling: PINØ (coined for Øbama)

TOTUS - TelePrompter of the United States (the real brains behind #44)

"An Investment in knowledge pays the best interest." - Ben Franklin