"It is easier to fight for principles than to live up to them."
Alfred Adler, Problems of Neurosis Thanks Lou
"One cannot weep for the entire world. It is beyond human strength. One must choose."
Jean Anouilh, Cecile
"You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can get with a kind word."
"A man's ethical behaviour should be based effectively on sympathy, education, and social ties; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death."
"If you truly want to understand something, try to change it."
"Those are my principles, if you don't like them I have others."
"No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he'd only had good intentions. He had money as well."
Margaret Thatcher, TV Interview
"Everyone is guilty of the good they didn't do."
Voltaire, Thanks Rosie / Manics
"Whatever you do, stamp out abuses, and love those who love you."
"A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal."
Oscar Wilde, Intentions