Thursday, October 18, 2018 Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 licence.

Jani Allan

« All quotes from this author
 

to miik the citizens to the extent that they start mooing, is contrary to improving living standards.
--
In an article published in the Sunday Times

 
Jani Allan

» Jani Allan - all quotes »



Tags: Jani Allan Quotes, Authors starting by A


Similar quotes

 

If you make a decision in your life, even one as eminently logical and self-improving as "Why'd you start washing your hair every day?" and you start getting questioned hourly about it, you're going to start second-guessing yourself.

 
Keith Olbermann
 

We'll still need our armed forces and we'll take every necessary action to make America safe but we'll gain that safety not by force of arms, but by who we are and what we represent. For we should be an America not puffed up by pride in our own power, but rather an America humbled by the recognition of our common humanity. We must make sure that globalization helps people around the world, raising living standards and improving the environment everywhere rather than leading a race to the bottom.

 
Wesley Clark
 

What I want to bring out is how a pebble cast into a pond causes ripples that spread in all directions. And each one of our thoughts, words and deeds is like that. Going to jail for distributing leaflets advocating war tax refusal causes a ripple of thought, of conscience among us all. And of remembrance too. . There may be ever improving standards of living in the U.S., with every worker eventually owning his own home and driving his own car; but our modern economy is based on preparation for war. The absolutist begins a work, others take it up and try to spread it. Our problems stem from our acceptance of this filthy, rotten system.

 
Dorothy Day
 

Finally, whether you are citizens of America or citizens of the world, ask of us the same high standards of strength and sacrifice which we ask of you. With a good conscience our only sure reward, with history the final judge of our deeds, let us go forth to lead the land we love, asking His blessing and His help, but knowing that here on earth God's work must truly be our own.

 
John F. Kennedy
 

I believe Tony Blair is an out-and-out rascal, terminally untrustworthy and close to being unhinged. I said from the start that there was something wrong in his head, and each passing year convinces me more strongly that this man is a pathological confidence-trickster. To the extent that he even believes what he says, he is delusional. To the extent that he does not, he is an actor whose first invention himself has been his only interesting role.

 
Tony Blair
© 2009–2013Quotes Privacy Policy | Contact