Thomas Quotes

β€œIf a law is unjust a man is not...

β€œIf a law is unjust a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so” - Thomas Jefferson
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"When a person can no longer la...

"When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him." β€” Thomas Szasz
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"If you live in your head for to...

"If you live in your head for too long, you run the risk of becoming your own secret." - Iain S. Thomas
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"Faith means doubt. Faith is not the suppression of doubt. It is the o...

"Faith means doubt. Faith is not the suppression of doubt. It is the overcoming of doubt, and you overcome doubt by going through it. The man of faith who has never overcome doubt is not a man of faith." ~Thomas Merton
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"If a law is unjust, a man is not...

"If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so." - Thomas Jefferson
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Health is not va...

Health is not valued till sickness comes - Thomas Fuller
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The greatest tyrannies are alw...

The greatest tyrannies are always perpetuated in the name of the noblest causes. ...Thomas Paine
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Reason obeys itself; and ig...

Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it. ...Thomas Paine
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β€œThe past is behind, learn from it. Th...

β€œThe past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.” - Thomas S. Monson
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If I do not believe as you believe, it pr...

If I do not believe as you believe, it proves that you do not believe as I believe, and that is all that it proves. ...Thomas Paine
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"Many would be cowar...

"Many would be cowards if they had courage enough." β€” Thomas Fuller
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"If you plan somethin...

"If you plan something right, there's no need to rush" - thomas shelby.
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No country can be called free which is governed by an absolute power; and ...

No country can be called free which is governed by an absolute power; and it matters not whether it be an absolute royal power or an absolute legislative power, as the consequences will be the same to the people. ...Thomas Paine
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"When you reach the end of...

"When you reach the end of your rope tie a knot in it and hang on" – Thomas Jefferson
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β€œIt’s amazing how much panic one ...

β€œIt’s amazing how much panic one honest man can spread among a multitude of hypocrites. ” ― Thomas Sowell
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β€œBe very, very careful what you put i...

β€œBe very, very careful what you put into that head, because you will never, ever get it out.” ― Thomas Cardinal Wolsey
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The Grecians and Romans were strongly possessed of the spirit of liberty but...

The Grecians and Romans were strongly possessed of the spirit of liberty but not the principle, for at the time they were determined not to be slaves themselves, they employed their power to enslave the rest of mankind. ...Thomas Paine
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The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the...

The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with on the cheapest terms to any one who will take it of me. - Thomas Henry Huxley (1870)
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"Great hopes...

"Great hopes make great men." Thomas Fuller
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"To argue with a person who has renou...

"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead." - Thomas Paine
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"Many of life's failures are people who...

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." - Thomas A Edison
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"There is no expedient to which...

"There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the labor of thinking." β€” Thomas A. Edison
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Peace, which costs nothing, is attended...

Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage than any victory with all its expence. ...Thomas Paine
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The story of the whale swallowing Jonah, though a whale is large enough t...

The story of the whale swallowing Jonah, though a whale is large enough to do it, borders greatly on the marvelous; but it would have approached nearer to the idea of a miracle if Jonah had swallowed the whale. ...Thomas Paine
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Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to ...

Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much can be done if we are always doing. Thomas Jefferson
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"The problem isn't that Johnny can't read. The problem isn't e...

"The problem isn't that Johnny can't read. The problem isn't even that Johnny can't think. The problem is that Johnny doesn't know what thinking is; he confuses it with feeling." ~ Thomas Sowell
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β€œSolitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfami...

β€œSolitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.” - Thomas Mann
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β€œHappiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attribut...

β€œHappiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.” – Thomas Szasz
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"Life is like a p...

"Life is like a puzzle without a solution" - Thomas Mutton
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"The great tragedy of Science - t...

"The great tragedy of Science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact." β€” Thomas H. Huxley
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β€œWhoever loveth me, ...

β€œWhoever loveth me, loveth my hound” ~ Saint Thomas More (1478-1535)
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β€œIf you want a symbolic ...

β€œIf you want a symbolic gesture, don't burn the flag; wash it.” - Norman Thomas
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β€œThere’s a way to ...

β€œThere’s a way to do it better – find it.” β€” Thomas A. Edison
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"What we become depends on what we read after all of ...

"What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books." β€” Thomas Carlyle
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β€œDo not go gentle into that go...

β€œDo not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.” - Dylan Thomas
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"The beauty of doing nothing is that you can do it perfectly. Only when you do something is it a...

"The beauty of doing nothing is that you can do it perfectly. Only when you do something is it almost impossible to do it without mistakes. Therefore people who are contributing nothing to society, except their constant criticisms, can feel both intellectually and morally superior" Thomas Sowell
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I have not failed. I've ...

I have not failed. I've just found 10 000 ways that don't work. -Thomas Edison
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"The great thing about human langua...

"The great thing about human language is that it prevents us from sticking to the matter at hand." β€” Lewis Thomas
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β€œDo you want to know who you are?...

β€œDo you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” β€” Thomas Jefferson
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"I have not failed. I've...

"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work" - Thomas Edison
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"Genius is 1 percent ins...

"Genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration " - Thomas Edison
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" Show me a thoroughly sat...

" Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure." - Thomas Edison
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"Someone's borin...

"Someone's boring me. I think it's me." β€” Dylan Thomas
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"From my rotting body, flowers...

"From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity." - Thomas Moore
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"Everyone is a whore, we...

"Everyone is a whore, we just sell different parts of ourselves" - Thomas Shelby
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β€œI’m a great believer in luck, a...

β€œI’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more of it I have.” β€” Thomas Jefferson
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The stupid neither forgive nor forget...

The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naΓ―ve forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget. Thomas Szasz
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"The more you try to avoid suffering, the more you suffer, because smaller and more insignifican...

"The more you try to avoid suffering, the more you suffer, because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you, in proportion to your fear of being hurt. The one who does most to avoid suffering is, in the end, the one who suffers most." --Thomas Merton, The Seven Storey Mountain
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"I haven't failed. I've ...

"I haven't failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work" - Thomas Edison
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β€œThe tree of liberty must be refresh...

β€œThe tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.” - Thomas Jefferson
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"In every country and in every age, the priest has been hostile...

"In every country and in every age, the priest has been hostile to liberty. He is always in alliance with the despot, abetting his abuses in return for protection to his own." -- Thomas Jefferson
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Do Not say you don't have time. You have exactly the same number ...

Do Not say you don't have time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, Albert Einstein and Mother Teresa -- Jackson Brown
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"A man knows when he has found his voc...

"A man knows when he has found his vocation when he stops thinking about how to live and begins to live." --Thomas Merton
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"The biggest human temp...

"The biggest human temptation is to settle for too little." --Thomas Merton
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"The stupid neither forgive nor forget...

"The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget." β€” Thomas Szasz
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"If our life is poured out in useless words, we will never hear anything, never become anyth...

"If our life is poured out in useless words, we will never hear anything, never become anything, and in the end, because we have said everything before we had anything to say, we shall be left speechless at the moment of our greatest decision." --Thomas Merton, Thoughts in Solitude
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He who seeks rest finds...

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest. Dylan Thomas
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"What we have t...

"What we have to be is what we are." --Thomas Merton
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"A body of men holding themselves...

"A body of men holding themselves accountable to nobody ought not to be trusted by anybody." -Thomas Paine
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"Of those who say...

"Of those who say nothing, few are silent." β€” Thomas Neill
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β€œThings changed when I started to accept that...

β€œThings changed when I started to accept that what had happened couldn’t be changed. But what happened next was in my power.” - Michael Thomas
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