Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order Spiro T. Agnew (b. 1918), U.S. Republican politician, vice president. Speech, September 10, 1970, Springfield, Illinois. Collected Speeches of Spiro Agnew (1971).
Without the blessing of cowardice, the world would long since have been torn to bits.
Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Tenth Selection, New York (1992).
Ask me anything on Charles Dickens. Mrs. Micawber to young Copperfield. "Boy, as I have frequently had occasion to observe, When the stomach is empty, the spirits are low."
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