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A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.


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There will always be dissident voices heard in the land expresing opposition without alternatives, finding fault but never favor, perceiving gloom on every side, and seeking influence without responsibility.

John F. Kennedy

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The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.

Robert Frost

A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.

Robert Frost

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The great virtue of my radicalism lies in the fact that I am perfectly ready, if necessary, to be radical on the conservative side.

Theodore Roosevelt

I will follow the right side even to the fire, but excluding the fire if I can.

Michel de Montaigne

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A note of music gains significance from the silence on either side.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

I would like to explore some side roads in life while I am still in good health and good spirits.

Charles Kuralt

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The fact is that one side thinks that the profits to be won outweigh the risks to be incurred, and the other side would rather avoid danger than accept an immediate loss.


Time is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. Truth is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. You don't need anything else.

Malcolm X

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In the end, you'll know which people really love you. They're the ones who see you for who you are and, no matter what, always find a way to be at your side.

Randy K. Milholland

Forgiveness is one of the many horrible side effects of loving someone.

Randy K. Milholland

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Turn the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.

Frank Lloyd Wright

On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.

Woody Allen

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God is not on the side of any nation, yet we know He is on the side of justice. Our finest moments [as a nation] have come when we faithfully served the cause of justice for our own citizens, and for the people of other lands.

George W. Bush

We're not going to drive them and drop them to the side of the road.

Bob Mann

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Eve was not taken out of Adam's head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him.

Matthew Henry

We had the right person shooting the ball; he just missed it. Fortunately we got the rebound on the back side. That's what you see a lot of times on a last-second situation. Usually it's not the first shot that goes in, it's the tip. And that's what happened tonight.

Travis Hannah

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What is different now is the negative comments on the demand side, ... It indicates that Toll's high-end market has probably peaked and at best will go sideways.

Gregory Gieber

Policy-based controls are fantastic, but you now have a separate constraint coming in from the side which is compliance. More powerful management tools give you easier changes, but then you have to beef up the audit trail and show your managers and auditors the mapping between your stated policies and the measurements coming up from what's really happening.

Dave Clarke

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