We disagreed with Zinoviev and Kamenev because we knew that the policy of amputation was fraught with great dangers for the Party, that the method of amputation, the method of blood-letting and they demanded blood was dangerous, infectious: today you amputate one limb, tomorrow another, the day after tomorrow a third what will we have left in the Party?joseph stalin
you cannot force ideas . Successful ideas are the result of slow growth. Ideas do not reach perfection in a day, no matter how much study is put upon them.alexander graham bell
Think well about this, dear brothers and sisters, and you will see that we should have been in a state of terrible chaos, in a fratricidal war, in a country which would no longer be Yugoslavia, but be only a group of petty little states fighting among themselves and destroying each other. But our people do not want that to happen.josip broz tito
Patience will benefit you in every hour, every time and every opportunity. It helps you to overcome your opponent, howsoever strong he may be. It will help you in times of distress and hardships, in battles and in war and peace.
Light travels faster than sound. That's why some people appear bright until you actually hear them speak.unknown
Does feminist mean large unpleasant person who'll shout at you or someone who believes women are human beings? To me it's the latter, so I sign up.margaret atwood
"What do you think of the Chicago Bulls winning three in a row?"
Russell: "Not much."
I want you to understand I shall not hold you to any midaevil code of faithfulness to me nor shall I consider myself bound to you similarly.amelia earhart
Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him till he emerges on the other side of his Atlantic with his verb in his mouth.mark twain
The nice thing about being a celebrity is that when you bore people, they think that it's their fault.henry kissinger
The water you touch in a river is the last of that which has passed, and the first of that which is coming. Thus it is with time present.leonardo da vinci
An anniversary is a reminder as to why you love and married this person.Zoë Foster Blake
Cyberspace is where you are when you're on the telephone.william ford gibson
We want to thank everyone who wrote good things about it the day you heard it--both of you.reggie fils-aime
Do you think I was born in a wood to be afraid of an owl?jonathan swift
The happiness of the world is transitory. The less you become attached to the world, the more you enjoy peace of mind.sarada devi
Would you render the same level of support to someone who hadn't conscientiously objected, but rather instead rolled a grenade under their line officer in order to neutralize the combat capacity of their unit? … Conscientious objection removes a given piece of the cannon fodder from the fray; fragging an officer has a much more impactful effect.ward churchill
you may be a king or a little street sweeper, but sooner or later you dance with the reaper!
Smile, and the world smiles with you; cry, and you cry alone.
I'd remind you that in these experiments so far, about one quarter of the lambs that were born alive died within a few days because they hadn't completed normal development. Now, what may be being suggested here is that copies of children would be being produced, and some of those would die soon after birth. So I think that for a clinician to be suggesting doing that is a quite appalling and sad thing for him to be suggesting.ian wilmut