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We must attack

We are so outnumbered there's only one thing to do: We must attack. 

~ Sir Andrew Browne Cunningham, British WWII Admiral

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.
~ Albert Einstein

It is not light that is needed, but fire.

~ Frederick Douglass

Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.
~ Ray Bradbury

The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise to the occasion. 
~ Abraham Lincoln

No day should pass without something being done.

~ Latin proverb

Time is the most valuable thing a person can spend. 

~ Diogenes

In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.

 ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Success does not result from spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.

~ Fred Shero

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. 

~ Ferdinand Foch

Life cannot wait until the sciences may have explained the universe scientifically. We cannot put off living until we are ready. The most salient characteristic of life is its coerciveness: It is always urgent, here and now without any possible postponement. Life is fired at us point-blank.

~ Jose Ortega Y Gasset