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Experience Quotes 1-5

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Experience Quotes
Everything is discursive opinion instead of direct experience.
A. R. Ammons

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.
Ralph Marston

The years teach much which the days never know.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
John Stuart Mill

There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Josh Billings

War Quotes 21-25

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War Quotes

War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
John Stuart Mill

The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
Albert Einstein

There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
Benjamin Franklin

Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.
Jeannette Rankin

Technology Quotes 71-75

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Technology Quotes
Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world. 
Jimmy Carter 

Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons. 
R. Buckminster Fuller 

Relying on the government to protect your privacy is like asking a peeping tom to install your window blinds. 
John Perry Barlow 

It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being. 
John Stuart Mill 

It may not always be profitable at first for businesses to be online, but it is certainly going to be unprofitable not to be online.
Esther Dyson

Politics Quotes 151-155

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Politics Quotes
The only difference between the Democrats and the Republicans is that the Democrats allow the poor to be corrupt, too. 
Oscar Levant 

The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself. 
John Stuart Mill 

The politicians were talking themselves red, white and blue in the face. 
Clare Boothe Luce 

The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong. 
Fidel Castro 

The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters. 
Fidel Castro

Politics Quotes 31-35

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Politics Quotes
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives. 
John Stuart Mill 

A free America... means just this: individual freedom for all, rich or poor, or else this system of government we call democracy is only an expedient to enslave man to the machine and make him like it. 
Frank Lloyd Wright 

A healthy democracy requires a decent society; it requires that we are honorable, generous, tolerant and respectful. 
Charles W. Pickering 

A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader. 
Harry S. Truman  

He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers. 
Henry B. Adams