Sometimes a man hits upon a place to which he mysteriously feels that he belongs.
A man only learns by two things; one is reading and the other is association with smarter people.
An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which has never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.
Like associates with like.
In all societies, it is advisable to associate if possible with the highest; not that the highest are always the best, but because, if disgusted there, we can descend at any time; but if we begin with the lowest, to ascend is impossible.
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
The instant formal government is abolished, society begins to act. A general association takes place, and common interest produces common security.
It is my contention that civil disobediences are nothing but the latest form of voluntary association, and that they are thus quite in tune with the oldest traditions of the country.
I'm a hardcore libertarian - I want everything legal - but I also believe that you have the right to free association.
I don't care. Charlton Heston is the head of the National Rifle Association. He deserves whatever anyone says about him.
We are strange beings, we seem to go free, but we go in chains - chains of training, custom, convention, association, environment - in a word, Circumstance, and against these bonds the strongest of us struggle in vain.
According to the American Heart Association, the prevalence of hypertension in African Americans in the United States is among the highest in the world.
I'm a performer. I push the envelope, I work in a very uncontrolled manner onstage. I do a lot of free association, it's spontaneous, I go into character.
We gain nothing by being with such as ourselves. We encourage one another in mediocrity. I am always longing to be with men more excellent than myself.
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.
A rusted nail, placed near the faithful compass, Will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy.
Labor can and will become its own employer through co-operative association.
I've always been endorsed by the National Rifle Association.
During the 1950s, Aristotle Onassis and I formed what grew to be a close friendship and association in several business ventures.