Quotes of the Week

“Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.” 

–Samuel Adams

“He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections.”

 –Samuel Adams

“It does not take a majority to prevail… but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men.” 

–Samuel Adams

"If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves."

--Thomas A. Edison

"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."

--Aldous Huxley

"Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair."

--Edmund Burke

1 comment:

Old NFO said...

The Huxley quote is the winner... Especially in this day and age!