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I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.
If I don't know I don't know, I think I know. If I don't know I know, I think I don't know.
Ignorance does not necesarilly mean one has a lack of wisdom, for a most ignorant person can be one with much wisdom. It's "live and learn" that creates wisdom.
Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a position to be fired at.
Yield to temptation -- it may not pass your way again.
If we fight a war and win it with H-bombs, what history will remember is not the ideals we were fighting for but the methods we used to accomplish them. These methods will be compared to the warfare of Genghis Khan who ruthlessly killed every last inhabitant of Persia.
In nature, there are neither rewards nor punishments -- there are consequences.