"Us" Sayings and Quotes
It's true that interacting through text means no eyelines, no facial expressions, no tone of voice. That can be an advantage, helping us to consider content rather than eloquence, import rather than source.
Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.
Woe, woe, woe... in a little while we shall all be dead. Therefore let us behave as though we were dead already.
Globalization creates economic policies where the transnationals lord over us, and the result is misery and unemployment.
In fact, our monthly trade deficit figure is so huge it equals the entire annual budget of our Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans fought to make us free from foreign tyranny, but the new tyranny is taking a different form.
All of us, as citizens, need to kind of get over our classisms and vote for the betterment of us all.
Let us therefore be of a reverent spirit, and fear the long-suffering of God, that it tend not to our condemnation.
Marines and soldiers don't issue themselves orders; they don't send themselves overseas. United States citizens elect the leaders who send us overseas.
I'm not even sure that any of us are ever ready for anything. We can be ripe, or over-ready, but what is that moment when we're actually ready?
Countries that will not tax their elite who expect us to come in and help them serve their people are just not going to get the kind of help from us that historically they may have.