"As for gun control advocates, I have no hope whatever that any facts whatever will make the slightest dent in their thinking - or lack of thinking."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Thomas Sowell on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Thomas Sowell on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Thomas Sowell on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Thomas Sowell on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Thomas Sowell on Dalai Lama
"It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication and a government bureaucracy to administer it."
"The most basic question is not what is best, but who shall decide what is best."
"Wishful thinking is not idealism. It is self-indulgence at best and self-exaltation at worst. In either case, it is usually at the expense of others. In other words, it is the opposite of idealism."
"If people in the media cannot decide whether they are in the business of reporting news or manufacturing propaganda, it is all the more important that the public understand that difference, and choose their news sources accordingly."
"Too much of what is called 'education' is little more than an expensive isolation from reality."