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I was probably the only revolutionary referred to as cute. ...
by Abbie Hoffman

I was probably the only revolutionary referred to as cute.
- Abbie Hoffman

The key to organizing an alternative society is to
organize people around what they can do,
and more importantly, what they want to do.
- Abbie Hoffman

Revolution is not something fixed in ideology,
nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade.
It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.
- Abbie Hoffman

Once you get the right image the details aren't that important.
- Abbie Hoffman

 

I believe in compulsory cannibalism.
If people were forced to eat what they killed,
there would be no more wars.
- Abbie Hoffman

Structure is more important than content in the transmission of information.
- Abbie Hoffman

Never impose your language on people you wish to reach.
- Abbie Hoffman

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A modern revolutionary group heads for the television station.
- Abbie Hoffman

The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
- Abbie Hoffman

Sacred cows make the tastiest hamburger.
- Abbie Hoffman

You measure a democracy by the freedom it gives its dissidents,
not the freedom it gives its assimilated conformists.
- Abbie Hoffman

Understand that legal and illegal are political,
and often arbitrary, categorizations;
use and abuse are medical,
or clinical, distinctions.
- Abbie Hoffman

Become an internationalist and learn to respect all life.
Make war on machines.
And in particular the sterile machines of corporate
death and the robots that guard them.
- Abbie Hoffman

The only way to support a revolution is to make your own.
- Abbie Hoffman

Free speech means the right to shout 'theatre' in a crowded fire.
- Abbie Hoffman

Avoid all needle drugs, the only dope worth shooting is Richard Nixon.
- Abbie Hoffman

To steal from a brother or sister is evil.
To not steal from the institutions that are the pillars
of the Pig Empire is equally immoral.
- Abbie Hoffman

Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.
- Abbie Hoffman

When decorum is repression, the only dignity free men have is to speak out.
- Abbie Hoffman

The '60s are gone, dope will never be as cheap,
sex never as free, and the rock and roll never as great.
- Abbie Hoffman

If you don't know what you want, you will probably never get it.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If you wait to do everything until you're sure it's right,
you'll probably never do much of anything.
- Win Borden

If you think you can,
or you think you can't,
you're probably right.
- Henry Ford

What you don't do daily, you probably won't do weekly either.
What you make a habit of putting-off
just keeps getting pushed away again and again.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nobody cares how much you know,
until they know how much you care.
- attributed to Theodore Roosevelt, among others,
but probably earlier and anonymous

If you have health, you probably will be happy,
and if you have health and happiness,
you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.
- Elbert Hubbard

One man with courage makes a majority.
- old saying probably repeated by Andrew Jackson
(falsely attributed to Jefferson)

In all our contacts, it is probably the sense
of being really needed and wanted
which gives us the greatest satisfaction
and creates the most lasting bond.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Sister is probably the most competitive
relationship within the family,
but once the sisters are grown,
it becomes the strongest relationship.
- Margaret Mead

It's the little things you do
that can make a big difference.
What are you attempting to accomplish?
What little thing can you do today
that will make you more effective?
You are probably only one step away from greatness.
- Bob Proctor

Today is probably a good day for something;
but it's a better day for doing nothing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible,
he is almost certainly right; but if he says that it is impossible,
he is very probably wrong.
- Arthur C. Clarke

I haven't got any special religion this morning.
My God is the God of Walkers.
If you walk hard enough,
you probably don't need any other god.
- Bruce Chatwin

I would never kill a living thing, although I probably
have inadvertently while driving automobiles.
- Don Van Vliet

Man is descended from a hairy, tailed quadruped,
probably arboreal in its habits.
- Charles Darwin

If a man smiles all the time,
he's probably selling something that doesn't work.
- George Carlin

Moral power is probably best when it is not used.
The less you use it the more you have.
- Andrew Young

As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree,'
probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
- Woody Allen

If your computer speaks English, it was probably made in Japan.
- Alan Perlis

If cats were double the size they are now,
they'd probably be illegal.
- Doug Coupland

Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite
of what you are inclined to do,
and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.
- Ben Hogan

Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end,
it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.
- Doug Larson

A woman in love can't be reasonable -
or she probably wouldn't be in love.
- Mae West

Anger is something that each one of us has experienced -
some of us only occasionally, some almost daily.
Can we eliminate all anger? Probably not.
We will always have expectations,
and those expectations will often be unmet.
Disappointment is the principle cause of anger.
When we are disappointed, we look for someone to blame.
Declaring someone to be at fault is the nature of anger.
Anger is always directed at someone -
possibly toward God or the non-specific "they,"
but at some animate entity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I think Australian food is probably some of the best in the world.
- Karrie Webb

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands.
That's probably why they get along so well.
- Jonathan Carroll

Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll
probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
- Phil Jackson

My parents and my grandfather on my mom's side would travel the earth.
They went to Australia and China, and they went to
probably every soccer game I ever played.
- Brandi Chastain

I would have probably stolen cars - it would have given
me the same adrenaline rush as racing.
- Valentino Rossi

To people who remember JFK's assassination,
JFK Jr. will probably always be that boy saluting his father's coffin.
- Michael Beschloss

Adolescents are not monsters.
They are just people trying to learn how to make it
among the adults in the world,
who are probably not so sure themselves.
- Virginia Satir

I'm probably so out of it at my age that I don't know what people think.
- Sharon Olds

The desire to economize time and mental effort in arithmetical computations,
and to eliminate human liability to error is probably
as old as the science of arithmetic itself.
- Howard Aiken

Probably induced by the asthma, I started reading and writing early on,
my literary efforts from the age of about nine running
chiefly to poetry and plays.
- Patrick White

I was probably the one who tattled on the class clown.
To get in good with the teachers.
- Christine Lavin

Our theory is, if you need the user to tell you what you're selling,
then you don't know what you're selling,
and it's probably not going to be a good experience.
- Marissa Mayer

I don't believe in expending energy on something you can't do anything about.
If there was some easy way of fixing things,
I'd probably do it.
- Francesca Annis

I want do a Mandarin language movie.
It'll probably be the next movie I do after the one I do next.
- Quentin Tarantino

Strictly speaking, the idea of a scientific poem is
probably as nonsensical as that of a poetic science.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

If there's comfort involved, it's probably not for me.
- Willie Aames

I have some Russian friends.
But probably only 10 percent.
I don't hang out usually in the big Russian communities
in Brooklyn and New Jersey.
- Mikhail Baryshnikov

As a producer, I probably am a little stronger than most,
since I was a director originally.
- Roger Corman

Abstraction is real, probably more real than nature.
- Josef Albers

The rate of change is not going to slow down anytime soon.
If anything, competition in most industries will probably
speed up even more in the next few decades.
- John P. Kotter

Probably the simplest hypothesis...
is that there may be a slow process of annihilation of matter.
- Arthur Eddington

You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential.
In fact, the most influential people in my life are
probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.
- Scott Adams

The Bible tells us to love our neighbors,
and also to love our enemies; probably because generally
they are the same people.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

I knew that if I concentrated on AdBrite,
I could probably make a big company out of it.
- Philip J. Kaplan

If you wait until those weapons pose a direct,
clear, present danger to the United States,
you've probably waited too long.
- John Sununu

Of the nine red cards this season we probably deserved half of them.
- Arsene Wenger


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