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Freedom

Edward Gibbon quote : Their poverty secured their …

Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism. Edward Gibbon

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Government

David Mamet quote : The Founders recognized that …

The Founders recognized that Government is quite literally a necessary evil, that there must be opposition, between its various branches,…

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Fear

John Wesley quote : I have seen as …

I have seen (as far as it can be seen) many persons changed in a moment from the spirit of…

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DeathDreams

Hugh Hefner quote : I’m very comfortable with …

I’m very comfortable with the nature of life and death, and that we come to an end. What’s most difficult…

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LifePatience

Sheri L. Dew quote : Indeed this life is …

Indeed, this life is a test. It is a test of many things – of our convictions and priorities, our…

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AngerGod

Beverly Sills quote : My dear brothers take …

My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become…

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Happiness

Irving Babbitt quote : Since every man desires …

Since every man desires happiness, it is evidently no small matter whether he conceives of happiness in terms of work…

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Happiness

John Stuart Mill quote : I have learned to …

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them. John Stuart…

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Great

Pope John Paul II quote : The unworthy successor of …

The unworthy successor of Peter who desires to benefit from the immeasurable wealth of Christ feels the great need of…

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Age

Jonathan Swift quote : Every man desires to …

Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old. Jonathan Swift

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