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I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.
Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.
Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two equals four. If that is granted, all else follows.
Man is able to do what he is unable to imagine. His head trails a wake through the galaxy of the absurd.
I wish to have no connection with any ship that does not sail fast; for I intend to go in harms way.
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.
I call Christianity the one great curse, the one great intrinsic depravity, the one great instinct for revenge for which no expedient is sufficiently poisonous, secret, subterranean, petty -- I call it the one mortal blemish of mankind.
There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity.
Never offend people with style when you can offend them with substance.
I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.
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.
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
A book is a mirror; if an ass peers into it, you can't expect an apostle to look out.