Quotes for January 17, 2008

Indira Gandhi:

  • You can’t shake hands with a clenched fist.

Kahlil Gibran:

  • Some who are too scrupulous to steal your possessions nevertheless see no wrong in tampering with your thoughts.

John Adams:

  • Be not intimidated… nor suffer yourselves to be wheedled out of your liberties by any pretense of politeness, delicacy, or decency. These, as they are often used, are but three different names for hypocrisy, chicanery and cowardice.
  • The laws of man may bind him in chains or may put him to death, but they never can make him wise, virtuous, or happy.

Frederick Douglass:

  • I know no class of my fellowmen, however just, enlightened, and humane, which can be wisely and safely trusted absolutely with the liberties of any other class.
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~ by swfreedomlover on January 17, 2008.

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