commit quotes

Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide.John Adams

Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either.Aesop

All cultures are different. Some commit genocide. Some are uniquely peaceful. Some frequent bathhouses in groups. Some don't show each other the soles of their shoes or like pictures taken of them. Some have enormous hunting festivals or annual stretches when nobody speaks. Some don't use electricity.Casey Affleck

If you don't do it my way, I suggest you commit suicide.Josef Albers

He was so depressed, he tried to commit suicide by inhaling next to an Armenian.Woody Allen

There is no quick easy way to the body you want... commit yourself now to your workout and get started.Tracy Anderson

As far as this citizen is concerned, the decision to commit men and women, who are also sons and daughters, to combat is an extraordinarily important one, and not to be done to just feel good; to be done to absolutely accomplish a mission.Richard Armitage

Successful people understand the value of time. Once they commit to doing something, they would never cancel.Raymond Arroyo

People who commit crimes should be responsible for those crimes. It doesn't matter whether they're priests or ministers or atheists.John Ashcroft

We may not commit a lesser Sin under pretence to avoid a greater, but we may, nay we ought to endure the greatest Pain and Grief rather than commit the least Sin.Mary Astell

It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too much. I can see myself doing it. In England, one feels all the social restraints holding one back. But here, anything can happen.W. H. Auden

When about to commit a base deed, respect thyself, though there is no witness.Ausonius

It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found - not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater.Saint Teresa of Avila

The message has to be sent that if you commit a crime there has to be punishment.Benigno Aquino III

I can say, and I am responsible for what I am saying, that they have started to commit suicide under the walls of Baghdad. We will encourage them to commit more suicides quickly.Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.Joe Baca

Every day I think, 'Can I commit?' I think I can and that I will.Scott Baio

Maybe the Kindle was the Bowflex of bookishness: something expensive that, when you commit to it, forces you to do more of whatever it is you think you should be doing more of.Nicholson Baker

All of the muscles were gone, so that was a real tough time of rebuilding all of that. But you have a deadline, you have an obligation. You've said that you will commit to this part, and I just can't live with myself for not really giving it as much as I can.Christian Bale

Those who commit injustice bear the greatest burden.Hosea Ballou