Saturday, August 27, 2005
If you are going through hell, keep going.
-Winston Churchill

In time of war, when truth is so precious, it must be attended by a bodyguard of lies.
-Winston Churchill

You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
-Winston Churchill
The Only Thing Necessary For Evil To Triumph
Is For Good Men To Do Nothing


Anonymous said...

This is likely to be administered for a course of years and then end in despotism ... when the people shall become so corrupted as to need despotic government, being incapable of any other.
- Benjamin Franklin in a speech to delegates to the US Constitutional Convention prior to the final vote

He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.
- Thomas Paine, Dissertation on First Principles of Government, December 23, 1791

It is the madness of folly, to expect mercy from those who have refused to do justice; and even mercy, where conquest is the object, is only a trick of war; the cunning of the fox is as murderous as the violence of the wolf.
- Thomas Paine, The American Crisis, No. 1, December 19, 1776

The founding fathers had some great quotes.