America is the greatest, freest and most decent society in existence. It is an oasis of goodness in a desert of cynicism and barbarism. This country, once an experiment unique in the world, is now the last best hope for the world.— Dinesh D'Souza
The most craziest Dinesh D'Souza quotes to discover and learn by heart
The paradox of liberal tolerance is that it extends to Marxists, transsexuals, and Islamic radicals, but not to conservatives or Christians.
Blacks' problems lie not in the heads of white people but rather in the wasted and incompletely fulfilled lives of too many black people.
With capitalism and prosperity came something new: the idea of progress.
This is the notion that things are getting better and will continue to get better in the future.
Christianity is the very root and foundation of Western civilization.
Do you believe in the existence of Socrates? Alexander the Great? Julius Caesar? If historicity is established by written records in multiple copies that date originally from near contemporaneous sources, there is far more proof for Christ's existence than for any of theirs.
Never assume, no matter how strong the temptation, that other people are low-life lying manipulators without a shred of human decency.
What Obama is about, in my opinion, is he is a Global redistributionist.
He's pursuing reparations but it's not racial reparations. It's global reparations for the sins and conquest of colonism.
Today the West exists only to bear witness to its own obsolescence.
Capitalism encourages entrepreneurs to act with consideration for others even when their ultimate motive is to benefit themselves.
A bigot is simply a sociologist without credentials.
Anti-Americanism from abroad would not be such a problem if Americans were united in standing up for their own country.
'War on terror' is a misnomer. It would be like calling America's involvement in World War II a 'war on kamikazism.' Terrorism, like kamikazism, is a tactic.
America is a new kind of society that produces a new kind of human being.
That human being—confident, self-reliant, tolerant, generous, future-oriented—is a vast improvement over the wretched, servile, fatalistic and intolerant human being that traditional societies have always produced.
There is a legitimate argument over whether the death penalty effectively deters violent crime, although my personal observation is that not one of the criminals who have been executed over the years has ever killed again.
In philosophy seminars, the choice is usually between good and evil.
In the real world, however, the choice is often between a bad guy and a worse guy.
For many people, the reluctance to embrace Christianity is as practical as it is intellectual. They want to know what the benefits of Christianity are, or what's in it for them.
Obama has little or nothing to do with the civil-rights movement.
His roots are in Kenya, and he is shaped far more by anti-colonialism than by anything that Martin Luther King said or did.
Death is the great wrecking ball that destroys everything.
Everything that we have done, everything that we are doing now, and all our plans for the future are completely and irrevocably destroyed when we die. Only teenagers live in that state of temporary insanity when they believe themselves immune from death.
Barack Obama II is born in the Kapiolani Medical Center in Honolulu.
His birth is recorded in two local newspapers.
Atheism, not religion, is the real force behind the mass murders of history.
Life after death is the elephant in the living room, the one that we are not supposed to notice.
Christianity makes of life a moral drama in which we play a starring role and in which the most ordinary events take on a grand significance.
I believe the most compelling explanation of Obama's actions is that he is, just like his father, an anti-colonialist.
What I've realized is that a film operates both on the intellectual and emotional levels, and if you can find a way to tell a riveting story and draw ideas out of that, it's very powerful.
America is simultaneously the most attractive and most repulsive place on the planet. It is most loved and most hated.
Obama gets his identity and his ideology from his father.
Barack Obama is the most antibusiness president in a generation, perhaps in American history.
Christianity has always embraced both reason and faith.
I'm completely Americanized - I have an American accent, an American wife - but a residue of me is foreign.
I'm a Catholic by background. I was raised in Goa, a part of India that was visited by Portuguese missionaries a few hundred years ago, which explains my last name.
We can stay in Afghanistan and stabilize the situation, or we can get out and win, or we can get out and lose.
Some critics accuse capitalism of being a selfish system, but the selfishness is not in capitalism - it is in human nature.
Somehow freedom for religious expression has become freedom from religious expression.
I don't want reporters to talk to me because I'm a revolutionary and if it got out that I'm basically friendly with Obama it would hurt Obama.
I do think American culture has shifted a little bit away from the contemplative more toward the visual, more toward the emotional, and more toward the expressive. I don't think there's a lot that can be done about that. We just have to understand that it's the product of technology and of the way people live now.
While profit remains the final goal, entrepreneurs spend the better part of each day figuring out how better to serve the needs of their actual and potential customers. They are operationally, if not intentionally, altruistic.
What was distinctively Western was not slavery but the moral crusade to end slavery.
Well, the taxes that everyone else is paying are supporting lots of programs that were in place prior to Obama's new spending. So new spending has too be paid for by new taxes, or by eliminating existing tax breaks. And Obama wants that burden to be borne exclusively by the rich.
There is a real hunger for information about Obama and a sense that information is not being covered or, in some cases, even being withheld. There is a sense that there are elements of the media that are protective of Obama, that they would rather block a story that is embarassing about Obama than let the American public decide.
But perhaps God's purpose in the world (I am only thinking aloud here) is to draw his creatures to him. And you have to admit that tragedies like this one at Virginia Tech help to do that!
For me, victory isn't measured by winning in the traditional sense.
Christianity teaches that this life is not the only life, and there is a final judgment in which all earthly accounts are settled.
Under normal circumstances, if the centerpiece of a president's campaign is helping the disadvantaged and we are our brother's keeper, the idea that this same guy has an actual brother living in third-world poverty without any help from Obama, this would have been on the cover of 'The New York Times.' But none of them are touching it.
Liberty is the essential precondition for achieving virtue.
.. In order to exercise virtue, we need to have the ability to choose freely.
If the supply of virtue is insufficient in a free society like America, it is almost nonexistent in an unfree society like Iran's. The reason is that coerced virtues are not virtues at all.
If you want to understand what is going on in the White House today, you have to begin with Barack Obama.
In reality, at the end of World War II, America imposed democracy at the point of a bayonet on Japan and Germany, and it has proved a resounding success in both countries. The problem with liberals is that they never give bayonets a chance.
The capitalist has this over the politician and the clergyman;
he has in practice done more to raise the standard of living of the poor than all the government and church programs in history....Monsanto and the Archer Daniels Midland Company have fed more hungry people than all the...soup kitchens combined.
The people who have wealth and the people who earn money are going to be a little reluctant to part with it, particularly if they earned it fair and square. So, what has to happen is that there has to be a drumming in of a critique that causes shame, a sense of look, my country and even I am in possession of stolen goods you might say and therefore, the government becomes the instrument to get some of those back.