Adam Smith

Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God.

Adam Smith

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Ramakrishna If you must be mad, be it not for the things of the world. Be mad with the love of God.
Christy Turlington So much of religion is exegesis. I would rather follow in the footprints of Christ than all of the dogma.
Rosie O’Donnell The equality that we are all entitled to, as citizens of this democracy, can't be avoided by some religious dogma of a President who's is supposed to believe in the notion of separation of church and state. And he frankly doesn't.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley I do not wish women to have power over men but over themselves.
Diane Kruger Her beauty didn't do her any good and she couldn't use it in any positive way or manipulative way. I just hope that people will look and see and believe in that hope of love, that hope of freedom, even if it was just for a limited time.
H. L. Mencken The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out... without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, intolerable.
Robert B. Laughlin Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth.
Mahatma Gandhi I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and Non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both on as vast a scale as I could.
Serj Tankian When I was younger, I was listening to a lot of Armenian music, you know, revolutionary music about freedom and protest. In the 70s I was listening to soul and the Bee Gees and ABBA, and funk.
Talib Kweli I not only wanted to showcase lyrical skills but also continue to drop knowledge on the hiphop community. I'm looking to elevate through my music, and through my music I educate.
Regina King A Modern Mom to me is not always someone that juggles a career and family. A Modern Mom is a woman who takes care of herself on the inside and the outside.
Jai Courtney I don't know if I'm an action star or if that's just how things are shaping up. I would hate to be boxed into that forever, but it's probably just a strength as far as my type goes, and I'm fine with that.
Drew Barrymore I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.
Bill Maher Whenever the people are for gay marriage or medical marijuana or assisted suicide, suddenly the 'will of the people' goes out the window.
Willard Scott I get all fired up about aging in America.
Mordechai Vanunu We can just assume they have much more and powerful, more advanced technology, all the new computers, everything could be much more easier and help them to build much more and many more nuclear weapons.
Marian Wright Edelman Remember and help America remember that the fellowship of human beings is more important than the fellowship of race and class and gender in a democratic society.
Ernest Hemingway Cowardice... is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend functioning of the imagination.
Dick Cheney We have to make America the best place in the world to do business.
Arthur Scargill Yet what you need is not marches, demonstrations, rallies or wide associations, all of them are important. What you need is direct action. The sooner people understand that, the sooner we'll begin to change things.

Adam Smith

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