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"A callous exterior isn't an uncommon way of protecting ideals; it hides the ...

"A callous exterior isn't an uncommon way of protecting ideals; it hides the idealists from the derision of fools and cowards. But it also immobilizes them, so that, in trying to preserve their ideals, they risk losing them." -Brian Daley
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β€œYou will never know how much it has cost ...

β€œYou will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve YOUR freedom. I hope you will make a good use of it.” - John Adams
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 01
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A life is like a garden. Perfect...

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. -Leonard Nimoy
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 29
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β€œYou will never know how much it cost my...

β€œYou will never know how much it cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make good use of it.” –John Adams
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"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve ou...

"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve our freedoms. Punishing protestors shows an even more profound disrespect for the ideals that these people died for. An intact flag is worthless if it no longer stands for freedom." -Mary Ruwart
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 11
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"Institutions will try to pre...

"Institutions will try to preserve the problem for which they are the solution." β€” Clay Shirky
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 24
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Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and pres...

Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property... Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of the use of them. ...Thomas Paine
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 19
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"The great threat to freedom is the concentration of power. Government is necessary to p...

"The great threat to freedom is the concentration of power. Government is necessary to preserve our freedom, it is an instrument through which we can exercise our freedom; yet by concentrating power in political hands, it is also a threat to freedom." -- Milton Friedman
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"In order to preserve your self...

"In order to preserve your self-respect, it is sometimes necessary to lie and cheat." β€” Robert Byrne
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"The hottest places in Hell are reser...

"The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who, in times of moral crisis, preserved their neutrality." -- Dante
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 26
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"Institutions will try to prese...

"Institutions will try to preserve the problem to which they are the solution." -The Shirky Principle
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 05
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"The wisdom of the wise, and the...

"The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation." β€” Benjamin Disraeli
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 25
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Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pre...

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!β€œ - Hunter S. Thompson
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β€œLack of activity destroys the good condition o...

β€œLack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it.” – Plato
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 06
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β€œLife should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and ...

β€œLife should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!” ― Hunter S. Thompson, The Proud Highway: Saga o
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 24
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"The heart is a living museum. In each of its galleries, no ma...

"The heart is a living museum. In each of its galleries, no matter how narrow or dimly lit, preserved forever like wondrous diatoms, are our moments of loving and being like." (~Diane Ackerman)
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"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pre...

"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!"" - Hunter S. Thompson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 07
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"In order to preserve your self...

"In order to preserve your self-respect, it is sometimes necessary to lie and cheat." β€” Robert Byrne
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 04
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β€œPolitics ought to be the part-time profession of every citizen who wou...

β€œPolitics ought to be the part-time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.” -Dwight D. Eisenhower
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 24
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The wisdom of the wise, and the ...

The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation. - Benjamin Disraeli
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 13
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"Innocence is good and should be preserved, but shouldn't be a priority in of ...

"Innocence is good and should be preserved, but shouldn't be a priority in of itself. Romanticize innocence too much and you'll lose sight of the things that subsidize innocence, then snakes try to give you apples and it gets weird." ~ Wilith
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 05
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Tradition is not to pres...

Tradition is not to preserve the ashes, but to pass on the fire. -Gustav Mahler
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 14
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"it is much safer to be feared than loved because ...love is preserved by the link of obl...

"it is much safer to be feared than loved because ...love is preserved by the link of obligation which, owing to the baseness of men, is broken at every opportunity for their advantage; but fear preserves you by a dread of punishment which never fails" - NiccolΓ² Machiavelli
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"Un-American activity cannot be prevented or routed out ...

"Un-American activity cannot be prevented or routed out by employing un-American methods; to preserve freedom we must use the tools that freedom provides." Dwight D. Eisenhower
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 25
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β€œNo people will tamely surrender their Liberties, nor be subdued, when knowledge ......

β€œNo people will tamely surrender their Liberties, nor be subdued, when knowledge ...and virtue is preserved. [But] when People are ignorant, debauched in their Manners, they will sink under their own weight without the Aid of foreign Invaders.” ― Samuel Adams
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"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pre...

"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!” ― Hunter S. Thompson,
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β€œLife should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pr...

β€œLife should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!” -Hunter S. Thompson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 28
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"Henceforth the adequacy of any militar...

"Henceforth the adequacy of any military establishment will be tested by its ability to preserve the peace." -Henry Kissinger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 16
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Talent, like electricity...

Talent, like electricity, cannot be preserved and is wasted if not put to use.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 20
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A life is like a garden. Perfect...

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory - Leonard Nimoy
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 27
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Carl Sagan- There is no better demonstration of human conceits than this distant image of ou...

Carl Sagan- There is no better demonstration of human conceits than this distant image of our tiny world. To me, it underscores our responsibility to deal more kindly with one another, and to preserve and cherish the pale blue dot, the only home we've ever known. /r/postnationalist
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 20
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There comes a time when you realize that everythi...

There comes a time when you realize that everything is a dream, and only those things preserved in writing have any possibility of being real.β€”James Salter
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 28
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"Don't lay down our life all by itself. No, preser...

"Don't lay down our life all by itself. No, preserve your life, it's the best thing you got. And if you got to give it up, let it be even-steven." -Malcolm X
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 28
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"I am a Conservative to preserve all that is good in our constitution, a Radical to rem...

"I am a Conservative to preserve all that is good in our constitution, a Radical to remove all that is bad. I seek to preserve property and to respect order, and I equally decry the appeal to the passions of the many or the prejudices of the few." - Benjamin Disraeli
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 20
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"If we know ourselves better, then we will b...

"If we know ourselves better, then we will be prouder of who we are, what we have, and what we want to preserve." - Dr. Ricardo E. AlegrΓ­a
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 15
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