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My relationship with death remains the same. I`m strongly against it.

Woody Allen

War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle; therefore they take boys from one village and another village, stick them into uniforms, equip them with guns, and let them loose like wild beasts against each other.

Thomas Carlyle

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The strongest argument against democracy is a five minute discussion with the average voter.

Winston Churchill

If Christmas were a government program, the Citizens Against Government Waste would classify the entire $66 billion in annual expenditure as "waste".

Joel Waldfogel

Skepticism is the agent of reason against organized irrationalism - and is therefore one of the keys to human social and civic decency.

Michael Shermer

All observation must be for or against some view if it is to be of any service.

Charles Darwin

The day became one of waiting, which was, he knew, a sin: moments were to be experienced; waiting was a sin against both the time that was still to come and the moments one was currently disregarding.

Neil Gaiman

I should wish to see a world in which education aimed at mental freedom rather than imprisoning the minds of the young in rigid armor of dogma calculated to protect them through life against the shafts of impartial evidence.

Bertrand Russell

When a man finds a conclusion agreeable, he accepts it without argument, but when he finds it disagreeable, he will bring against it all the forces of logic and reason.

Thucydides

Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge; and its nature is sinned against when it is drowned in ignorance.

William E. Channing

You can get into a habit of thought in which you enjoy making fun of all those other people who don`t see things as clearly as you do. We have to guard carefully against it.

Carl Sagan

It`s impossible to protect your kids against disappointment in life.

Nicholas Sparks

Changes only happen when we go totally against everything we`re used to doing.

Paulo Coelho

I need to rebel against myself. It`s the opposite of following your bliss. I need to do what I most fear.

Chuck Palahniuk

Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. Make it your friend and ally, not your enemy. This will miraculously transform your whole life.

Eckhart Tolle

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