When it's foggy in the pulpit it's cloudy in the pew.
In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.
It is much more easy to accuse the one sex than to excuse the other.
Michel de Montaigne
John Kerry didn't out me, nor did he offend or attack me by calling me a lesbian. I certainly couldn't be offended by the truth.
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting on a veritable clearance sale. Everything can be had so dirt cheap that one begins to wonder whether in the end anyone will want to make a bid.
The world looks at preachers out of church to know what they mean in it.
In Britain, by contrast, we still think that class plays a part in determining a person's life chances, so we're less inclined to celebrate success and less inclined to condemn failure. The upshot is that it's much easier to be a failure in Britain than it is in America.
The words spoken by the leader of the free world can expand the frontiers of freedom or shrink them. When Ronald Reagan called on Gorbachev to 'tear down this wall,' a surge of confidence rose that would ultimately breach the bounds of the evil empire.
Educational institutes can no longer be prizes in church politics or furnish berths for failure in other walks of life.
E. Franklin Frazier
A reward cannot be valued if it is not understood
Phillip C. Grant
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.
It was never about winning medals or being famous.
Copyrighted © 2019 — Quotation.io. All rights reserved.
Crafted with by Overfeat