Man dies of cold, not of darkness.
Miguel de Unamuno
I didn’t attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
T. S. Eliot
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.
Life is hard. Then you die. Then they throw dirt in your face. Then the worms eat you. Be grateful it happens in that order.
What politicians want to create is irreversible change because when you leave office someone changes it back again.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.
P. J. O'Rourke
When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power.
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it.
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
James A. Baldwin
I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.
I realize that patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.
I'm an advocate of the great Dr. Johnson, the English man of letters who said that patriotism was the last refuge of the scoundrel.
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
I am an agnostic; I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.
I have 20,000 girlfriends, all around the world.
Most men, when they think they are thinking, are merely rearranging their prejudices.
Neutral men are the devil's allies.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin