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Dictatorships start wars because they need external enemies to exert internal control over their own people.


Richard Perle


#control #dictatorships #exert #external #internal

Religion is a search for transcendence. But transcendence isn't necessarily sited in an external god, which can be a very unspiritual, unreligious concept.


Karen Armstrong


#external #god #necessarily #religion #search

External nature is only internal nature writ large.


Swami Vivekananda


#internal #large #nature #only #writ

Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.


Martin Luther King, Jr.


#avoiding #external #hate #him #internal

Right discipline consists, not in external compulsion, but in the habits of mind which lead spontaneously to desirable rather than undesirable activities.


Bertrand Russell


#compulsion #consists #desirable #discipline #external

Wit is the appearance, the external flash of imagination. Thus its divinity, and the witty character of mysticism.


Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel


#character #divinity #external #flash #imagination

The pressure of adversity does not affect the mind of the brave man... It is more powerful than external circumstances.


Lucius Annaeus Seneca


#affect #brave #brave man #circumstances #does

Non-democratic regimes always need to mobilize their people against external enemies in order to maintain internal stability.


Natan Sharansky


#always #external #internal #maintain #mobilize

To understand why dictators have a problem with making peace - or at least a genuine peace - the link between the nature of a regime and its external behavior must be understood.


Natan Sharansky


#between #dictators #external #genuine #least

And Robert Lowell, of course - in his poems, we're not located in his actual life. We're located more in the externals, in the journalistic facts of his life.


Mark Strand


#actual life #course #externals #facts #his






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