Quotes By Rote

If we think we regulate printing, thereby to rectfy manners, we must regulate all regulations and pastimes, all that is delightful to man.

~ John Milton

No man is so perfect, so necessary to his friends, as to give them no cause to miss him less.
~ La Bruyere

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
~ Abraham Lincoln

The people who are regarded as moral luminaries are those who forego ordinary pleasures themselves and find compensation in interfering with the pleasures of others.
~ Bertrand Russell

Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian.
~ Rachel Blanchard

I certainly wasn't happy. Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it. What I was given was the thing you can't earn, and can't keep, and often don't even recognize at the time I mean joy.
~ Ursula K. LeGuin


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