Re: Imperial WisdomJack Handey rulez!
*jets out of the Imp thread*
Re: Imperial WisdomThe only freeloaders I tolerate, are elegant women…
Re: Imperial Wisdom"Freedom's untidy, and free people are free to make mistakes and commit crimes and do bad things."
-Donald Rumsfeld regarding sectarian violence
Re: Imperial WisdomI'd never heard someone put words together so…eloquently…before shooting someone in the head.
-my friend, Will Jones, joking over my sweet headshot in Halo and what I said before hand (namely, "Perish in the knowledge that you were difficult to track down…*shots and kills*…but still, you perish.")
Re: Imperial WisdomIt is a great law of social development that the movement from slavery to freedom is also a movement from security to insecurity of maintenance.
Re: Imperial Wisdom"Quantity has a quality all its own." - Lenin
Re: Imperial Wisdom"You who want freedom for everything… freedom that will corrupt our youth, freedom that will pave the way for the oppressor, freedom that will drag our nation to the bottom. People can not be made obedient except with the sword…"
Re: Imperial WisdomTake calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Re: Imperial WisdomWhat luck for rulers that men do not think.
Re: Imperial WisdomIn politics stupidity is not a handicap.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
To follow above one
Re: Imperial WisdomWhen a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective. ~ George Marshall
Re: Imperial WisdomAll animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.
Re: Imperial WisdomHe that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit.
Sir Walter Scott
Re: Imperial Wisdom"I've always viewed generosity as a weakness, to be exploited. Ruthlessly exploited."
Re: Imperial Wisdom"The essence of war is violence. Moderation in war is imbecility"
-British Sea Lord John Fisher
"He who stays on the defensive does not make war, he endures it"
- Field Marshal Colmar Baron von der Goltz, 1883
Re: Imperial WisdomVictory belongs to the most persevering.
Re: Imperial Wisdom"I have no qualms about accepting a useful idea merely because it wasn't my own."
Grand Admiral Thrawn
Re: Imperial WisdomThere is great force hidden in a gentle command.
Leaders aren't born, they are made. And they are made just like anything
else, through hard work. And that's the price we'll have to pay to
achieve that goal, or any goal.
There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to
conduct, or more uncertain in its success than to take the lead in the
introduction of a new order of things.
Re: Imperial WisdomNever stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.
Miguel de Cervantes
Re: Imperial WisdomYou can run, but you'll only die tired.