The worst thing in this world, next to anarchy, is government.
Henry Ward Beecher
There are three species of government: republican, monarchical, and despotic.
Charles de Secondat
If men were angels, no government would be necessary.
In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
That government is best which governs least.
Henry David Thoreau
I think serial monogamy says it all.
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
I don’t have a bank account because I don’t know my mother’s maiden name.
The four building blocks of the universe are fire, water, gravel and vinyl.
The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby.
Forgiveness is the remission of sins. For it is by this that what has been lost, and was found, is saved from being lost again.
When you forgive, you in no way change the past – but you sure do change the future.
Without forgiveness, there’s no future.
You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.
Lewis B. Smedes
Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much.
Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Faith is the very first thing you should pack in a hope chest.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible.
Keep your faith in God, but keep your powder dry.
Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.
Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
Some guys say beauty is only skin deep. But when you walk into a party, you don’t see somebody’s brain. The initial contact has to be the sniffing.
Taking joy in living is a woman’s best cosmetic.