Thursday, September 27, 2007

Kick Ass Quotes

I figured I would save space on my facebook page and just throw these on this blog thingy cause ish was building up. I will probably update this whenever i come across more secksi quotes. 
Please leave me some of your fav quotes in the comment section!

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible, make violent revolution inevitable.”

"Anger is a gift"
-Zack de la Rocha

"If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the state can shield the people from the political, economic and/or military consequences of the lie ... The truth is the mortal enemy of the lie, and thus by extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the state." --Joseph Goebbels, minister of propaganda in Nazi Germany, 1933-1945

"To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe." -Marilyn vos Savant

"Fear is your best friend or your worst enemy. It's like fire. If you can control it, it can cook for you; it can heat your house. If you can't control it, it will burn everything around you and destroy you. If you can control your fear, it makes you more alert, like a deer coming across the lawn." -mike tyson

"Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle." - Ken Hakuta

"The government consists of a gang of men exactly like you and me. They have, taking one with another, no special talent for the business of government; they have only a talent for getting and holding office." -H. L. Mencken

"Imagination is more important than
knowledge." -Einstein

"Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something." - Plato

"A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top" -unknown

"Picture me rollin" - Pac

"To a shaman imagination is a vehicle that sends thoughts and feelings to make real changes in the physical world"

"Learn to treat life to the best, put stress to rest" -BIGGIE

"Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear."
-Thomas Jefferson

"The poor lack much but the greedy more."

"If people are good only because
they fear punishment, and hope for
reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed." -einstein

"People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people." -v for vendetta

"Fools live to regret their words, wise men to regret their silence"-will henry

"behaviors show the true individual, the words they speak are just the clothing disguising themself."- me

"Man is not the enemy of man but through the medium of a false system of government." -Thomas Paine

"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught." -oscar wilde

"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Americans used to roar like lions for liberty; now we bleat like sheep for security."
~ Norman Vincent Peale

"Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way; stop participating in it."
~ Noam Chomsky

"The citizen who sees his society’s democratic clothes being worn out and does not cry it out, is not a patriot, but a traitor."
~ Mark Twain

"In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act."
~ George Orwell

"It is a government of the people by the people for the people no longer; it is a government of corporations by corporations for corporations."
~ Rutherford B. Hayes

"Who controls the past controls the future, who controls the present controls the past" -Rage against the machine

"Real eyes realize real lies"

"The unexamined life is not worth living" - Socrates

"One cannot step twice in the same river" -Heraclitus

“I think therefore I am” -RenĂ© Descartes

"That government is best which governs least"-thomas paine


"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free." -Goethe

“Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it, you'd have good people doing good things and evil people doing bad things, but for good people to do bad things, it takes religion.” -steven weinberg

-- If we are a simulation, then in the ways that matter to us, we are real enough. Whatever force has guided our creation, mathematical or intelligent, it has constructed from simple atoms, a creature capable of thinking beyond the limits of physical investigation. --

"fear is your only god"

"The tree of democracy shall be watered by the blood of revolution"

"greed is the root of evil"

"Everything eats everything" - MALLERS

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace." - Jimi Hendrix

"Government ties is really why the government lies" - Immortal Technique

"The art of creation is older than the art of killing."
-Edward Koch

"Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another"

"We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further." - Richard Dawkins

"life is short"

"Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence"
-Richard Dawkins

"By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth."- George Carlin

"Religion is considered by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful." - Seneca

"Truth is not told. It is realized"

"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good." - Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

"Government is the shadow cast by business over society, you wanna change something, change the substance, not the shadow."

"universal truth is not measured in mass appeal" -immortal technique

"If you talk to God, you are praying. If God talks to you, you have schizophrenia."
~ Thomas Szasz

"Be kind; everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."
~ Plato

"History is an account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools."
~ Ambrose Bierce

"The fascist state is the corporate state."
~ Benito Mussolini

"Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change."
~ Malcolm X

1 comment:

Lola said...

Hey, fantastic list. I just wanted to say that your quote

"Who controls the past controls the future, who controls the present controls the past"

is not originally from Rage Against the Machine, but something they've borrowed from George Orwell's 1984 (;