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Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality. - Jules de Gaultier

In morals, what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness; in religion, what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism. Fear, either as a principle or a motive, is the beginning of all evil. - Mrs. Jameson

Man is forbidden to eat from the tree of knowledge of good and evil. He acts against God's command ... From the standpoint of the Church, which represents authority, this is essentially sin. From the standpoint of man, however, this is the beginning of human freedom. - Erich Fromm

This above all: to thine own self be true; and it must follow, as the night the day thou cans't not then be false to any man. - Shakespeare

As a woman, I find it very embarrassing to be in a meeting and realize I'm the only one in the room with balls. - Rita Mae Brown

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually hasa a son who thinks he's wrong. - Charles Wadsworth

Expressing anger is a form of public littering. - Willard Gaylin

The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible, and achieve it, generation after generation. - Pearl S. Buck

When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, and Indian said simply Ours. - Vine Deloria, Jr.

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