Quotes of Commoner

“ Never keep up with Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It's cheaper. ”

- Quentin Crisp

“ Civilians, then, are the key to the terrorists strategy. They kill civilians, and more often than not, they hide behind them — hoping that the prospect of more innocent deaths will help them escape retribution. ”

- Benjamin Netanyahu

“ No U.S. personnel or civilians were killed or injured. ”

- Roger King

“ Using Iraqi government figures, which we cannot verify - they may be high or they may be low, we do not know - almost 700 civilians have been killed in the country since the U.S. invaded. ”

- Peter Jennings

“ Oh, God, if I were sure I were to die tonight I would repent at once." It is the commonest prayer in all languages. ”

- Sir James M. Barrie

“ Oh, God, if I were sure I were to die tonight I would repent at once. It is the commonest prayer in all languages. ”

- James M. Barrie

“ The imposition of stigma is the commonest form of violence used in democratic societies. ”

- R. A. Pinker

“ You've got to forget about this civilian. Whenever you drop bombs, you're going to hit civilians. ”

- Barry Goldwater

“ The commonest objection to birth control is that it is against nature. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ Great success is commoner than great abilities. ”

- Luc de Clapiers de Vauvenargues

“ A virtue to be serviceable must, like gold, be alloyed with some commoner, but more durable alloy. ”

- Samuel Butler

“ It seems to me a no-brainer, that is, you have a Republican proposal that Democrats like and a Republican proposal that Democrats don't like, you'll take the Republican proposal the Democrats like and make a deal out of it. ”

- Tom Daschle

“ It seems to me absolutely true, that our world, which appears to us the surface of all things, is really the bottom of a deep ocean: all our trees are submarine growths, and we are weird, scaly-clad submarine fauna, feeding ourselves on offal like shrimps… ”

- D. H. Lawrence
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