Афоризмы и цитаты на английском

Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it's just the opposite.
John Kenneth Galbraith
When in a state of hunger, one ought not to undertake labor.
All fingers are not alike.
If you cut bigger ones to make all equal it is communism.
If you stretch smaller ones to make all equal it is socialism.
If you do nothing to make all equal it is capitalism.
A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child.
Always forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
John F. Kennedy
A nation ... is just a society for hating foreigners.
Olaf Stapledon
A great teacher never strives to explain his vision. He simply invites you to stand beside him and see for yourself.
R. Inman
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
Confucius, Analects

"Patriotism is the feeling that one country is better than others because one was born there". If I remember right, this maxim is ascribed to G.B.Shaw.

Сергей Елисеев   10.08.2007 17:47     Заявить о нарушении