ODDS and ENDS.



“Rust destroys iron, moths destroy clothes, the worm eats away the wood; but greatest of all evils is envy, impious habitant of corrupt souls, which ever was, is, and shal l be a consuming disease.”                              —Menander


“Let no man turn aside, ever so slightly, from the broad path of honor, on the plausible pretence that he is justified by the goodness of his end. All good ends can be worked out by good means.” —Charles Dickens


“Power doesn’t corrupt people, people corrupt power.” —William Gaddis


“Once the coffers of the federal government are opened to the public, there will be no shutting them again.”                                                      —Grover Cleveland


“I’m proud to pay taxes in the United States ; the only thing is, I could be just as proud fo r half th e money.”                             —Arthur Godfrey


“Justice is the end of government. It is the end of civil society. It ever has been and ever will be pursued until it be obtained, or until liberty be lost in the pursuit.”                                                                               —James Madison


“The object of life is no t to be on the side of the majority but to escape finding oneself I n the ranks of the insane.”                  —Marcus Aurelius


“Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.”              —Albert Einstein


“All big things in this world are done by people who are naive and have an idea that is obviously impossible.”                               —Dr. Frank Richards


“Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults; and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.” —Thomas Szasz


“A thing long expected takes the form of the unexpected when at last it comes.”                                                                               —Mark Twain


“It has been a source of great pain to me to have met with so many among opponents who.. .transferred at once to the person, the hatred they bore to his political opinions.”                                          —Thomas Jefferson


“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.”                                                       —Samuel Adams


“It is not the business of government to make men virtuous or religious, or to pre-serve the fool from the consequences of his own folly. Government should be repressive no further than is necessary to secure liberty by protecting the equal rights of each from aggression on the part of others, and the moment governmental prohibitions extend beyond this line they are in danger of defeating the very ends they are intended to serve.”                                      —Henry George


“Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force; like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.”                                                —George Washington


“In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that ; try to imitate it, and your faults wil l drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.”                                                             —John Ruskin



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