The best Quotations

The law isn't justice. it's a very imperfect mechanism. if you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. a mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.
- Raymond Chandler

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Quotation There is no psychology; there is only biography and autobiography. - writer
Quotation Rome had Senators too, and that is why it declined. - writer
Quotation If you will think about what you ought to do for other people, your character will take care of itself. Character is a by-product, and any man who devotes himself to its cultivation in his own case will become a selfish prig. - writer
Quotation It is difficult to find a reputable American historian who will acknowledge the crude fact that a Franklin Roosevelt, say, wanted to be President merely to wield power, to be famed and to be feared. To learn this simple fact one must wade through a sea of - writer
Quotation For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve. - writer
Quotation The mind must see visual achievement of the purpose before action is initiated. - writer