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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.


Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love's tragedies.

Oscar Wilde

Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side of his face can smile while the other is pinched.

Dr. Thomas Fuller

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

If the world were a logical place, men would ride side saddle.

Rita Mae Brown

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

The human heart is a strange vessel. Love and hatred can exist side by side.

Scott Westerfeld

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

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.

Sir Francis Bacon

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.


An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.

Samuel Butler

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

Every man thinks God is on his side. The rich and powerful know He is.

Jean Anouilh

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

Frank Lloyd Wright

A suspicious mind always looks on the black side of things.

Publilius Syrus

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

It was kind of humbling. It's fun with these type games. When you're on the winning side, it's fun. When you're on the losing side, it's terrible.

Matt Holliday

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

He's under our watch now and we can monitor him. There are certain things we can work on with him on the conditioning side. The fact he can practice at a high level will help him.

Paul Holmgren

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