Vice and Virtue
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I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.
Always forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
A woman is only a woman, but a good cigar is a smoke.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so.
I want what I want when I want it!
Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.
As the fly bangs against the window attempting freedom while the door stands open, so we bang against death ignoring heaven.
The church saves sinners, but science seeks to stop their manufacture.
A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman is as bad as she dares.