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I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
313
I have always felt that a politician is to be judged by the animosities he excites among his opponents.
372
I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.
333
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
315
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
500
He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
237
From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
370
Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will...
335
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
237
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
332
Although prepared for martyrdom, I preferred that it be postponed.
343
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
289
A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril.
254
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
566
The freedom of poetic license.
554
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.
537
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
548
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
506
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.
404
Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.