Christianity is most admirably adapted to the training of slaves, to the perpetuation of a slave society; in short, to the very conditions confronting us to-day. … The rulers of the earth have realized long ago what potent poison inheres in the Christian religion. That is the reason they foster it; that is why they leave nothing undone to instill it into the blood of the people. They know only too well that the subtleness of the Christian teachings is a more powerful protection against rebellion and discontent than the club or the gun.
Please accept my resignation. I don't want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member.1959 Recalled in his autobiography, Groucho and Me (1959), ch.26.
Let us pause to consider the English, Who when they pause to consider themselves they get all reticently thrilled and tinglish, Because every Englishman is convinced of one thing, viz.: That to be an Englishman is to belong to the most exclusive club there is.1938 I'm a Stranger Here Myself,'England Expects'.
Thesecret of managing a ball club istokeepthefiveguys who hate you away from the five who are undecided.Quoted in ColinJarmanThe Guinness Dictionary of Sports Quotations (1990).
Two European Cup finals in three years — not bad for a little club."Quotes of the Week", BBC Sport (9 May 2007)
Roger [Goodell] said he didn't want me in the strip club. I was like, well, you know, I don't think there's nothing wrong with going to the strip club. It ain't no sin to go to the strip club, you know, I was just being rebellion.Interview with Michael Irvin on The Michael Irvin Show on KESN radio, March 25, 2008
I don't like him and I'm not in a club of one.On Sri Lanka cricket team captain Arjuna Ranatunga
A recent study also revealed that the rupee millionaire club in Karnataka 's capital is the largest in India .Rediff Business Desk, in "India's hottest IT destinations".
Any time women come together with a collective intention , it's a powerful thing. Whether it's sitting down making a quilt, in a kitchen preparing a meal, in a club reading the same book, or around the table playing cards, or planning a birthday party, when women come together with a collective intention, magic happens.Phylicia Rashad, in Monthly Treasures – Feng Shui Newsletter December/ January 2013- 2014
Having cancer gave me membership in an elite club I'd rather not belong to.Gilda Radner, in Psycho-Oncology, p.2 (R)
Not with a club, the Heart is broken Nor with a Stone A Whip so small you could not see it I've known To lash the Magic Creature Till it fell, Yet that Whip's Name Too noble then to tell. Magnanimous as Bird By Boy descried Singing unto the Stone Of which it died Shame need not crouch In such an Earth as Ours Shame stand erect The Universe is yours.1304: Not with a Club, the Heart is broken
"Here are the folks that are involved in this New World Order: The United Nations [….] the World Council of Churches […..] the Council of Foreign Relations, the Trilateral Commission, the Bilderbergers […..] the International Monetary Fund […..] the club of Rome, the communists, the socialists, the National Education Association […..] the NOW organisation, the ACLU, the Masonic Lodge."kent hovind
"For one crime there is no asylum even in the club," whispered Horace the Snake, who had sharp ears for whispering. "For all other crimes we give asylum, for the most heinous crime in the universe we give no asylum." "What is the most heinous crime in the universe?" Roadstrum asked. "Killing a songbird."r. a. lafferty
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