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"To know a thing well, know its limits. Only when pushed beyond its tolerance will true nature be seen."

The Amtal Rule

  Category: Dune

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The following quotes appear under the "Freedom" category:

"A democracy is a state which recognises the subjecting of the minority to the majority."

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2004-11-03   Category: Freedom

"A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity."

Sigmund Freud

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2004-11-03   Category: Freedom

"All democrats are insane, but not one of them knows it; none but the republicans and mugwumps know it. All the republicans are insane, but only the democrats and mugwumps can perceive it. The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane."

Mark Twain

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2004-11-03   Category: Freedom

"Pity for the guilty is treason to the innocent."

Kahlan the Mother Confessor -- Faith of the Fallen - Terry Goodkind  (2000)

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2005-02-11   Category: Freedom

"A bad cause will ever be supported by bad means and bad men."

Thomas Paine

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2004-11-03   Category: Freedom

"Prohibition... goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control mans' appetite through legislation and makes a crime out of things that are not even crimes... A prohibition law strikes a blow at the very principles upon which our Government was founded."

Abraham Linclon

Submitted by: gtgillis /  2011-05-24   Category: Freedom

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"All biologists speak of the interaction between heredity and environment. They do not, except in laboratory shorthand, speak of a gene 'causing' a particular behaviour, and they never mean it literally. That would make no more sense that its converse, the idea of behaviour arising from culture without the intervention of brain activity."

Edward O. Wilson

Submitted by: gtgillis / 2004-11-03
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