A broken heart is just the growing pains necessary so that you can love more completely when the real thing comes along.
The story of humanity can be written as the struggle to acknowledge all human beings as human beings.
That’s life. It’s a series of knock-down, drag-out fights with yourself and others that will leave you lying on the ground bruised and bloody and drooling all over your shag carpeting. But all that doesn’t define you, your reaction to it does. Your environment doesn’t make you who you are, your choices — your beliefs, do.
The most purely free decision one can make—and thus, the highest order of spirit on Earth—is believing in something without evidential knowledge.
You will never find the perfect person but you might be lucky enough to find someone who wants to be.
It's a certain tragedy when agony and resentment are all you have left connecting you to someone you once loved.
It's illegal to forcefully take money from people unless you're the government. It's illegal to take someone's liberty, unless you're the government. It's illegal to kill someone, unless you're the government. Private organizations can do everything that government can do except for legally break the law.
I don't believe in the Constitution because I'm American, I'm American because I believe in the Constitution.
Two things I've learned: 1) you simply cannot change someone's mind on certain issues and 2) some issues are so important you cannot stop trying to.
Some people are like singularities. Get close enough and you will be uncontrollably consumed in an infinite attraction and will cease to exist apart from them.