The people alone have an incontestable, unalienable, and indefeasible right to institute government and to reform, alter, or totally change the same when their protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness require it.— Alexander Hamilton
Almighty Alteration quotations
Life is like an ever-shifting kaleidoscope - a slight change, and all patterns alter.
Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called "All the Things That Could Go Wrong.
Now is the time to alter our government.
Now is the time to stop the movement toward oligarchy. Now is the time to create a government which represents all Americans and not just the 1%... No more excuses. We must all become involved in the political process.
Talk of imminent threat to our national security through the application of external force is pure nonsense. Our threat is from the insidious forces working from within which have already so drastically altered the character of our free institutions - those institutions we proudly called the American way of life.
It's a horrible idea that God, this paragon of wisdom and knowledge, power, couldn't think of a better way to forgive us our sins than to come down to Earth in his alter ego as his son and have himself hideously tortured and executed so that he could forgive himself.
God's Word is true whether we believe it or not. Human unbelief cannot alter the character of God.
The main idea in golf as in life, I suppose is to learn to accept what cannot be altered and to keep on doing one's own reasoned and resolute best whether the prospect be bleak or rosy.
Science progresses best when observations force us to alter our preconceptions.
Worry is irrelevant. It alters nothing. When was the last time you solved a problem by worrying about it?
The decision to go into debt alters the course and condition of your life.
You no longer own it. You are owned.
Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have retained of them.
Human beings are emotional amoral egoists, driven above all by emotional self-interest. All of our thoughts, beliefs and motivations are neurochemically mediated, some predetermined for survival, others alterable.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
There exists in nature a force which is immeasurably more powerful than steam, and by means of which a single man, who knows how to adapt and direct it, might upset and alter the face of the world.
Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government.
Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.
Governments rest on the consent of the governed, and that it is the right of the people to alter or abolish them at will whenever they become destructive of the ends for which they were established.
People not only gain understanding through reflection, they evaluate and alter their own thinking.
And thou, Melkor, shalt see that no theme may be played that hath not its uttermost source in me, nor can any alter the music in my despite. For he that attempteth this shall prove but mine instrument in the devising of things more wonderful, which he himself hath not imagined.
A revolution is coming – a revolution which will be peaceful if we are wise enough; compassionate if we care enough; successful if we are fortunate enough – but a revolution which is coming whether we will it or not. We can affect its character; we cannot alter its inevitability.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Melbourne is wonderfully altered since I last saw it.
There are some very fair buildings in it now, and things are a little cheaper than they used to be.
If humanity has any hope of effecting real change for the better, it will not come from the Madison Avenue false reality makers who've cast Barack Obama as the savior of the world. To alter our course from tyranny to liberty, to defeat the corrupt elite, we must get past the puppets and confront the real power structure of the planet.
I call God to record against the day we shall appear before our Lord Jesus, that I never altered one syllable of God's Word against my conscience, nor would do this day, if all that is in earth, whether it be honor, pleasure, or riches, might be given me.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
A man will find that as he alters his thoughts toward things and other people, things and other people will alter towards him.
God never alters the robe of righteousness to fit the man. Rather He alters the man to fit the robe.
It is an enduring truth, which can never be altered, that every infraction of the Law of nature must carry its punitive consequences with it. We can never get beyond that range of cause and effect.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.
I've dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me ever after.
We can't anticipate and provide for life's trials, but the Lord can and does.
The Lord wants us to thirst not after a quick fix to our problems but after the life-altering refreshment of His provision.
Human civilization has been changing the Earths environment for millennia, often to our detriment. Dams, deforestation and urbanization can alter water cycles and wind patterns, occasionally triggering droughts or even creating deserts.
Nothing can destroy the good writer. The only thing that can alter the good writer is death. Good ones don't have time to bother with success or getting rich.
These are the soul's changes. I don't believe in ageing. I believe in forever altering one's aspect to the sun. Hence my optimism.
For we have built into all of us, old blueprints of expectation and response, old structures of oppression and these must be altered at the same time that we alter the living condition which are the result of those structures. For the master's tool will never dismantle the master's house.