Stop! I have a mind and I'm not afraid to use it.
And yes, I have a gun, too.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
- Oscar Wilde
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
- Baruch Spinoza
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
- Abraham H. Maslow
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
- Calvin Coolidge