• America will never seek a permission slip to defend the security of our people.
    America will never seek a permission slip to defend the security of our people.
    ~ George W. Bush
  • Free speech is like rape in India. Politicians and intellectuals don't defend everyone's free speech like they don't condemn every rape.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen, on free speech
  • We used to live in a house where the ceiling was quite low, now it's a bit higher.
    ~ Lynn Lynn, on censorship changes in Burma
  • We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars. It's where the rich use public transportation.
    ~ Gustavo Petro
  • The reason they call it the American Dream is because you have to be asleep to believe it.
    The reason they call it the American Dream is because you have to be asleep to believe it.
    ~ George Carlin
  • We are the United States of Amnesia, we learn nothing because we remember nothing.
    ~ Gore Vidal
  • Insanity in individuals is something rare - but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
    ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  • No nation has ever failed to prosper when its people put God first and their country second.
    ~ Harold Lindsell
  • For enslaving a nation, just kill the conscientious people, the rest can be bought.
    ~ M. F. Moonzajer