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Barbara Amiel Quotes and Sayings

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It is not empty rhetoric to talk of the Free World.
- Barbara Amiel

The interests of the Soviet Union are in controlling
highly developed countries and having the benefit of
their economies so that they can run their own inefficient empire.
- Barbara Amiel

In a free world there is, alas, more common crime than in a dictatorial system.
- Barbara Amiel

I have been lucky enough to have had the opportunity
of travelling across this country and enduring all
the classic situations that go with talking to people.
- Barbara Amiel

 

Our society is not perfect and this will come as no surprise to many of you.
- Barbara Amiel

Totalitarianism is feudalism in the twelfth century sense of the word.
- Barbara Amiel

Here in Canada, in the Western world,
we are inside the walls.
Outside the walls are the barbarians.
- Barbara Amiel

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Only a free West can help the prisoners of today's left-
and right-wing dictatorships.
- Barbara Amiel

By now it is evident that the Soviet Union must gain
control of Europe to maintain its empire.
- Barbara Amiel

When virtue is at liberty, so to some extent is vice.
- Barbara Amiel

The world today is divided into the free and the enslaved.
- Barbara Amiel

I have got up at truly deplorable hours in the morning
to confront Vancouver's Jack Webster on television
because I have been told that is the place to get exposure for ideas.
- Barbara Amiel

They are feeding the world that will devour them and their children.
- Barbara Amiel

The same liberty that protects me also protects members of the Mafia.
- Barbara Amiel

All share complicity in the destruction of that much
under-rated phenomenon called liberty.
- Barbara Amiel

Outside the walls, among others, is the Soviet Empire.
It is malevolent, destructive and expanding.
It has swallowed up over half a dozen countries since World War II.
- Barbara Amiel

There are, of course, all sorts of other unpleasant
regimes outside the walls as well -
the military dictators of Latin America and the apartheid regime of South Africa.
- Barbara Amiel

Of course the barbarians' aim of world domination has
not escaped the attention of the Europeans,
perhaps because unlike us they are closer to the walls.
- Barbara Amiel

There is sometimes a peculiar confusion in the West
that equates progress to whatever is recent or whatever is new,
and it is time we understood that progress has nothing
to do with the chronology of an idea.
- Barbara Amiel

Since Europe is dependent on imports of energy and
most of its raw materials,
it can be subdued, if not quite conquered,
without all those nuclear weapons the Soviets have
aimed at it simply through the shipping routes and
raw materials they control.
- Barbara Amiel

The People's Republic of China has not yet reached
the military might of the Soviet Empire.
It requires a little more time and a little more infusion of Western aid,
loans, technology and the hard currency of our tourists.
- Barbara Amiel

When faced with the inevitable fatigue that comes with
the recycling of speeches and the recycling of thoughts
in a rather small stream of vortex,
I am urged to not be ashamed of recycling.
- Barbara Amiel

It did not occur to us that the Marxists' solution
was fraudulent or that their vision was distorted,
that whatever the wrongs in our society it was not
the ideology of theirs that will cure them.
- Barbara Amiel

Among those people lucky enough, if you will,
to have actually been brought to trial as a political prisoner,
several historians have said there has not been one
acquittal since the Bolshevik Revolution.
- Barbara Amiel

Dictatorships do cut down on rape, and pillage,
not to mention sexual harassment, by the simple expedient
of sending people to labour camps for life or cutting
off their hands without a trial.
- Barbara Amiel

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius PHOTO

The beauty does not live out there;
the beauty's in my eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu PHOTO

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran PHOTO

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly,
"one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."
- Hans Christian Andersen

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
- Marianne Williamson

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

I am not afraid of storms
for I am learning how to sail my ship.
- Louisa May Alcott

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The essence of life is not in
the great victories and grand failures,
but in the simple joys.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You will not be punished for your anger,
you will be punished by your anger.
- The Buddha

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

Everything is a miracle,
not just the beautiful and lovely things.
- Anonymous

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

Self-respect is not a function of size, age, or wealth.
Breathe deep, sing loud and sweet,
"I am me, I am unique, I am magnificent."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I do not need anyone's permission to be my true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sometimes we need the fog to remind ourselves
that all of life is not black and white.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue,
but the parent of all other virtues.
- Cicero

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.
The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.
- Lao Tzu

The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
- Henry David Thoreau

We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors,
we borrow it from our children.
- Native American Proverb

Do not let Sunday be taken from you.
If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
- Albert Schweitzer

The key to forgiveness is to forgive from the heart -
not from the mind.
- Sheri Rosenthal

Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek,
but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Trust in the Light.
Darkness is not a force -
it is merely the absence of light.
Observe that when a light is brought to a dark place,
the darkness disappears.
Sadness is similar -
when joy is brought to suffering,
the sadness disappears.
Open yourself to the Light!
Hold back nothing,
Trust in the Light.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

It's not the size of the dog in the fight,
it's the size of the fight in the dog.
- Mark Twain

The worst sin toward our fellow creatures
is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them:
that's the essence of inhumanity.
- George Bernard Shaw

The wise man in the storm prays God,
not for safety from danger,
but for deliverance from fear.
It is the storm within which endangers him,
not the storm without.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A bird does not sing because it has an answer.
It sings because it has a song.
- Chinese Proverb

Love means not ever having to say you're sorry.
- Erich Segal

Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
- George Eliot

If things are not as you wish,
wish them as they are.
- Yiddish Proverb

Life may not be the party we hoped for,
but while we are here we might as well dance.
- Anonymous

Our lives are defined not by the challenges we encounter,
but by how we respond to those challenges.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It's not whether you get knocked down;
it's whether you get back up.
- Vince Lombardi

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession
as they torment us with their loss.
- Epicurus

If not us, who, if not now, when?
- Anonymous


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