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  1. Picture quote by Diogenes about education

    The foundation of every state is the education of its youth. ⏤ Diogenes


  2. Picture quote by Bo Bennett about influence

    A single question can be more influential than a thousand statements. ⏤ Bo Bennett



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Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.

Ayn Rand

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, rather, a manner of traveling.

Samuel Johnson

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.

Albert Einstein

Paradise is not a place, it's a state of mind.

Frank Sonnenberg

If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.

Ronald Reagan

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.

Winston Churchill

Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering - an image of death.

Buddha

I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.

George Carlin

Hawaii is not a state of mind, but a state of grace.

Paul Theroux

People drain me, even the closest of friends, and I find loneliness to be the best state in the union to live in.

Margaret Cho

Look at me. I worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.

Groucho Marx

The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid: the state of being alone.

James Baldwin

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.

Mary Ellen Chase

If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.

Thomas Jefferson

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.

Calvin Coolidge

Faith is a state of openness or trust.

Alan Watts

How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

Plato

Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.

Helen Keller

The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it.

Adolf Hitler

The reason there are two senators for each state is so that one can be the designated driver.

Jay Leno

I pretty much try to stay in a constant state of confusion just because of the expression it leaves on my face.

Johnny Depp

A book, like a landscape, is a state of consciousness varying with readers.

Ernest Dimnet

Government health care changes the relationship between the citizen and the state, and, in fact, I think it's an assault on citizenship.

Mark Steyn

Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.

Noam Chomsky

Failure is authentic, and because it's authentic, it's real and genuine, and because of that, it's a pure state of being.

Doug Coupland

I used to go away for weeks in a state of confusion.

Albert Einstein

I cannot allow state government to continue to be consumed by this game of political 'gotcha.'

Ernie Fletcher

The purpose of separation of church and state is to keep forever from these shores the ceaseless strife that has soaked the soil of Europe with blood for centuries.

James Madison

Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.

John Wooden

A state is not a state if it belongs to one man.

Sophocles

While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.

Lenin (Vladimir Ulyanov)

It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy, which would be the case in a general state of equality.

Samuel Johnson

Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image.

Charles Dickens

Research has been called good business, a necessity, a gamble, a game. It is none of these - it's a state of mind.

Martin H. Fischer

I believe the greatest asset a head of state can have is the ability to get a good night's sleep.

Harold Wilson

Artists are the monks of the bourgeois state.

Cesare Pavese

The number, the industry, and the morality of the priesthood, and the devotion of the people have been manifestly increased by the total separation of the church from the state.

James Madison

A man is truly free, even here in this embodied state, if he knows that God is the true agent and he by himself is powerless to do anything.

Ramakrishna

Things of this world are in so constant a flux, that nothing remains long in the same state.

John Locke

The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority.

Lord Acton

In the relationship between man and religion, the state is firmly committed to a position of neutrality.

Tom C. Clark

Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.

Thomas Paine

The State must follow, and not lead, the character and progress of the citizen.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The State is to make what is useful. The individual is to make what is beautiful.

Oscar Wilde

War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.

John Stuart Mill

A good stance and posture reflect a proper state of mind.

Morihei Ueshiba

I never thought I'd live to see the day that an American administration would denounce the state of Israel for rebuilding Jerusalem.

Mike Pence

Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.

John Von Neumann

I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand... Adventure is a state of mind - and spirit.

Jacqueline Cochran

Reduced to its lowest terms, the great struggle which now rocks the whole earth more and more takes on the character of a struggle of the individual versus the state.

J. Reuben Clark

It's our job as economic developers in the state to make sure any prospect receives all available incentives.

Larry Williams

If allowed to run free of the social system, capitalism will attempt to corrupt and undermine democracy, which is after all not a natural state.

John Ralston Saul

I kind of entered a flow state. I've been there before while climbing. You are not thinking ahead. You are just thinking about what is in front of you each second.

Aron Ralston

In our natural state, we are glorious beings. In the world of illusion, we are lost and imprisoned, slaves to our appetites and our will to false power.

Marianne Williamson

More than 150 heads of state attended the UN Summit, giving New Yorkers a chance to get in touch with prejudices they didn't even know they had.

Jon Stewart

The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege of lying, either at home or abroad; they may be allowed to lie for the good of the state.

Plato

Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.

Samuel Johnson

I think I'm constantly in a state of adjustment.

Patti Smith

Nothing does more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.

Francis Bacon

A human being is a being who is constantly 'under construction,' but also, in a parallel fashion, always in a state of constant destruction.

Jose Saramago

The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.

Carl Rogers

First, then, State Socialism, which may be described as the doctrine that all the affairs of men should be managed by the government, regardless of individual choice.

Benjamin Tucker

America has never seen itself as a national state like all others, but rather as an experiment in human freedom and democracy.

Brent Scowcroft

The value of government to the people it serves is in direct relationship to the interest citizens themselves display in the affairs of state.

William Scranton

It simply cannot be disputed that for decades the Palestinian leadership was more interested in there not being a Jewish state than in there being a Palestinian state.

Alan Dershowitz

The tormenting dilemma of the Middle East is this: either we have one people too many, or one state too few.

Afif Safieh

In a free society the state does not administer the affairs of men. It administers justice among men who conduct their own affairs.

Walter Lippmann

The obligation of subjects to the sovereign is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth by which he is able to protect them.

Thomas Hobbes

Birds are a miracle because they prove to us there is a finer, simpler state of being which we may strive to attain.

Doug Coupland

An American of the present day reading his Sunday newspaper in a state of lazy collapse is one of the most perfect symbols of the triumph of quantity over quality that the world has yet seen.

Irving Babbitt

The state is nothing but an instrument of opression of one class by another - no less so in a democratic republic than in a monarchy.

Friedrich Engels

Becoming a resident of a state may confer the right to get a driver's license, but it does not and should not confer citizenship.

Phyllis Schlafly

Grief is a process, not a state.

Anne Grant

For centuries we have been living in the society where not laws but people ruled, where there was no legal state.

Nursultan Nazarbayev

For two decades the state has been taking liberties, and these liberties were once ours.

E. P. Thompson

The generality have considered that disease is but a confused and disordered effort in Nature, thrown down from her proper state, and defending herself in vain.

Thomas Sydenham

Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.

Samuel Richardson

We cannot build foundations of a state without rule of law.

Mahmoud Abbas

The State of the Union may look rosy from the White House balcony or the suites of George Bush's wealthiest donors. But hardworking Americans will see through this president's efforts to wrap his radical agenda with a compassionate ribbon.

Howard Dean

Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.

Aristotle

The State is the altar of political freedom and, like the religious altar, it is maintained for the purpose of human sacrifice.

Emma Goldman

A declaration of the independence of America, and the sovereignty of the United STates was drawn by the ingenious and philosophic pen of Thomas Jefferson, Esquire, a delegate from the state of Virginia.

Mercy Otis Warren

New Hampshire state government is a big customer for prescription drug companies. Just as businesses do, we should take advantage of the bargaining power we have as a big customer.

John Lynch

When police or prosecutors conceal significant exculpatory or impeaching material, we hold, it is ordinarily incumbent on the state to set the record straight.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

He was certainly in a confused state. I used to go and visit him in Callan Park. They were really - to me they were the best poets those two writing in those days but it wasn't very encouraging because, well, they weren't getting far were they?

Robert Adamson

The war against terrorism should not be used to interfere with an independent, sovereign state. We need to identify concrete terrorist targets and do no harm to civilians.

Nong Duc Manh

When an idea exclusively occupies the mind, it is transformed into an actual physical or mental state.

Swami Vivekananda

We have a long tradition in this state of caring for our neighbors - it is truly an Iowa value.

Thomas Vilsack

What we're putting forward is the most radical reform of the welfare state... for 60 years. I think it will have a transformative effect in making sure that everyone is better off in work and better off working rather than on benefits.

David Cameron

Oh, I realize it's a penny here and a penny there, but look at me: I've worked myself up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.

Arthur Sheekman

I was at a benefit for some imprisoned students in the '60s at San Francisco State, and there were lots of poets reading for the benefit: one was Elizabeth Bishop.

Thom Gunn

I can tell you that when I travel the state, when I talk to people, they are really struggling, in a very real way. They're losing their jobs, they're losing their homes, they're dealing with financial challenges.

Alexi Giannoulias

I had given up magic, because it had reached a state of perfection. I felt that I was able to transform men into animals. I did not make use of this capability, because I believed I could not justify an intervention of this kind in the life of another person.

Wolfgang Hildesheimer

Present law has a process to ascertain whether or not a patient is in a persistent vegetative state, and it should not matter what politicians think.

Bobby Scott

Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens.

Plato

Russia needs a strong state power and must have it. But I am not calling for totalitarianism.

Vladimir Putin

Felicity, the companion of content, is rather found in our own breasts than in the enjoyment of external things; and I firmly believe it requires but a little philosophy to make a man happy in whatever state he is.

Daniel Boone

Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through... whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.

Vernon Howard

There are moments when you feel that the desire to work is fading, and the only way to bring it back is to get away from it, to put yourself in a state of frustration so you feel the need again.

Emmanuelle Beart

If nationality is consent, the state is compulsion.

Henri Frederic Amiel

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