"Outlawing all atomic weapons would be a magnificent gesture. However, it should be remembered that Gettysburg had a local ordinance forbidding the discharge of weapons." -- Homer D. King.
"If they really believe there is danger from the Negro, it must be because they do not intend to give him justice." -- Booker T. Washington
"Hemingway's remarks are not literature." -- Gertrude Stein
"Boredom is an acute problem for the moralist since half the sins of mankind are caused by fear of it." -- Bertrand Russell
"I do not rule Russia; ten thousand clerks do." -- Nicholas I