More From Thomas Paine
- "Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one."
- "There are matters in the Bible, said to be done by the express commandment of God, that are shocking to humanity and to every idea we have of moral justice."
- "The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion."
More In Beauty
- "There are movies where we are interested in seeing people’s lives without agreeing with what they’re doing."― Natalie Portman
- "A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation."― Moliere
- "I believe every chess player senses beauty, when he succeeds in creating situations, which contradict the expectations and the rules, and he succeeds in mastering this situation."― Vladimir Kramnik