It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
The world, viewed philosophically, remains a series of slave camps, where citizens – tax livestock – labor under the chains of illusion in the service of their masters.
War is not just the shower of bullets and bombs from both sides, it is also the shower of blood and bones on both sides.
In a rich moonlit garden, flowers open beneath the eyes of entire nations terrified to acknowledge the simplicity of the beauty of peace.
I felt nurtured by literature's web of sentences, connected through them to this strange and dark universe.
Time after time have nations, ay, and rich and strong nations, learned in the arts, been, and passed away to be forgotten, so that no memory of them remains. This is but one of several; for Time eats up the works of man.
If lawmakers in nations today refused to be bribed and be corrupted by some larger-than-life leaders, the people will be less insulted and molested by ungodliness and injustice.
Madness is rare in individuals - but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is the rule.
Arab-led Islamic fundamentalism destabilizes nations from Algeria to the Philippines.
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
The Jesus of the Scripture transcends all nations and calls all nations into judgment.
A constitution that is made for all nations is made for none.
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Money, not morality, is the principle commerce of civilized nations.
The Koran and the laws of all civilized nations legislate against the vilification of religions.
Maxims are the condensed good sense of nations.
Developing nations want to become developed nations.
Fortunately, there is a sane equilibrium in the character of nations, as there is in that of men.
When a nation is surrounded by weaponized nations, she has to equip herself.