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Bryant H. McGill quotes

Why do we laugh at such terrible things? Because comedy is often the sarcastic realization of inescapable tragedy.

It is better to have a fair intellect that is well used than a powerful one that is idle.

Creativity is the greatest expression of liberty.

Never expect a loan to a friend to be paid back if you want to keep that friend.

Comfort in expressing your emotions will allow you to share the best of yourself with others, but not being able to control your emotions will reveal your worst.

No one is more insufferable than he who lacks basic courtesy.

Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.

Enthusiasm is the energy and force that builds literal momentum of the human soul and mind.

True freedom is where an individual's thoughts and actions are in alignment with that which is true, correct, and of honor - no matter the personal price.

It is better to lose everything you have to keep the balance of justice level, than to live a life of petty privilege devoid of true freedom.

The best way to win against the intolerable is to tolerate them, for this they have seldom dealt with. Your indulgence may soften their malice and open their eyes to more honorable ways.

Abundance is a process of letting go; that which is empty can receive.

Architects of grandeur are often the master builders of disillusionment.

Remember that the greatest fool in the world may ask more than the wisest man can answer.

In America, educators punish those who actually think for themselves. There is only acceptance for popular opinion.

Yearning for the seemingly impossible is the path to human progress.

Join me in my quest for a greater understanding of our existence. Join me in my desire for a greater self. Join me as I seek the humility to love and understand my fellow man.

Suffering is one of life's great teachers.

One column of truth cannot hold an institution of ideas from falling into ignorance. It is wiser that a person of prudence and purpose save his strength for battles that can be won.

Don't make the mistake of thinking that you have to agree with people and their beliefs to defend them from injustice.