Quotes of Affirm

“ Weep not that the world changes - did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were a cause indeed to weep. ”

- William C. Bryant

“ For I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. ”

- Bible

“ Society in every state is a blessing, but Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one. ”

- Thomas Paine

“ Compared to the United States and certainly a lot of other countries around the world... per year, Australians do see more films. ”

- David Pratt

“ The state of the world today demands that women become less modest and dream/plan/act/risk on a larger scale. ”

- Charlotte Bunch

“ The union of lakes - the union of lands - The union of States none can sever - The union of hearts - the union of hands - And the flag of our union for ever! ”

- George P. Morris

“ Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ The state calls its own violence law, but that of the individual crime. ”

- Max Stirner

“ By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed. ”

- Sallust

“ Saskatchewan is much like Texas - except it's more friendly to the United States. ”

- Adlai Stevenson

“ Great Britain and the United States are nations separated by a common language. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Happiness is not a possession to be prized. It is a quality of thought, a state of mind. ”

- Daphne du Maurier

“ Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy. Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ Gossip is what no one claims to like, but everybody enjoys. ”

- Joseph Conrad

“ Secrecy is the first essential in affairs of the State. ”

- Cardinal De Richelieu

“ The loss of wealth is loss of dirt, as sages in all times assert; The happy man's without a shirt. ”

- John Heywood

“ When angry, count to four. When very angry, swear. ”

- Mark Twain

“ Happiness is not a state to arrive at, rather, a manner of traveling. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ Praying without ceasing is not ritualized, nor are there even words. It is a constant state of awareness of oneness with God. ”

- Peace Pilgrim

“ Anyone who considers arithmetical methods of producing random digits is, of course, in a state of sin. ”

- John von Neumann

“ Such is the state of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change: the change itself is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again. The world is not yet exhausted; let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ They, that unnamed "they," they've knocked me down but I got up. I always get up — and I swear when I went down quite often I took the fall; nothing moves a mountain but itself. They, I've long ago named them me. ”

- Gregory Corso

“ There is a theory which states that if ever anybody discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened. ”

- Douglas Adams

“ My expectation is to win two governors races in two tough states,... And to come into the '06 election with some momentum, while Republican policies are collapsing. ”

- Bill Richardson

“ The state is the great fiction by which everybody tries to live at the expense of everybody else. ”

- Frederic Bastiat

“ Life is a state of mind. ”

- Jack Warden

“ I will never use swear words unless they're necessary and unless I feel that is what the character would have said in those circumstances. ”

- Colleen McCullough

“ We have tried to make it clear that the United States is not just an old cow that gives more milk the more it is kicked in the flanks. ”

- Dean Rusk

“ The ship of state is the only known vessel that leaks from the top. ”

- James Reston

“ Peace is that state in which fear of any kind is unknown. ”

- John Buchan
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