“If we are but sure the end is right, we are too apt to gallop over all bounds to compass it; not considering the lawful ends may be very unlawfully attained.”
“Our firmest convictions are apt to be the most suspect, they mark our limitations and our bounds. Life is a pretty thing unless it is moved by the indomitable urge to extend its boundaries.”
Jose Ortega y Gasset
“Nothing is so dangerous as being too modern; one is apt to grow old-fashioned quite suddenly”
“Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.”
Claudia Lady Bird Johnson
“Put a beggar on horseback and he'll gallop”
“Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it; and this I know, my lords, that where laws end, tyranny begins”
William Pitt the younger
“Insanity runs in my family. It practically gallops.”
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