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If you're submitting budget proposals for a law enforcement agency, or for an intelligence agency, you're not going to submit the proposal that 'We won the war on terror and everything's great,' cause the first thing that's gonna happen is your budget's gonna be cut in half. You know, it's my opposite of Jesse Jackson's 'Keep Hope Alive' - it's 'Keep Fear Alive.' Keep it alive."

- Fmr. FBI Assistant Director Thomas Fuentes

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.

- Mark Twain

What happened to Kennedy is nearly what happened to me. America is in danger of upheavals. But you'll see. All of them together will observe the law of silence. They will close ranks. They'll do everything to stifle the scandal. They will throw Noah's cloak over these shameful deeds. In order to not lose face in front of the whole world. In order to not risk unleashing riots in the United States. In order to preserve the union and to avoid a new civil war. In order to not ask themselves questions. They don't want to know. They don't want to find out. They won't allow themselves to find out."

~ French president after returning to Paris from JFK's funeral on November 24th, 1963

- Charles de Gaulle

There are people whose job it is to just be sweet, loving and caring and it is the job of warriors to look after them. It's that simple.

- Laura Knight-Jadczyk

A will finds a way.

- Orison Swett Marden

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

- Edmund Burke

When fascism comes to America, it will come under the guise of anti-fascism.

- Huey Long

Dante once said that the hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who, in a period of moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.

- John F. Kennedy

A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.

- John F. Kennedy

The profoundest of all sensualities
is the sense of truth
and the next deepest sensual experience
is the sense of justice.

- D.H. Lawrence