Dennis Prager Quotes

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Born: August 2, 1948, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Occupation: Organization founder

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Also, when you escape a Communist regime, you treasure liberty and you understand that as government and state expand, liberty must contract.
- Dennis Prager

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Although images of perfection in people's personal lives can cause unhappiness, images of perfect societies - utopian images - can cause monstrous evil. In fact, forcefully changing society to conform to societal images was the greatest cause of evil in the twentieth century.
- Dennis Prager

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Every poll about the Left, the Right, and happiness reveals that the farther left one goes, the less happy the person is likely to be.
- Dennis Prager

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For all of higher civilization's recorded history, becoming a man was defined overwhelmingly as taking responsibility for a family.
- Dennis Prager

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For some reason, the evolutionists have not come up with an evolution-based explanation for why human beings react so powerfully to music. But surely they will.
- Dennis Prager

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From their teenage years on, children are considerably more capable of causing parents unhappiness than bringing them happiness. That is one reason parents who rely on their children for happiness make both their children and themselves miserable.
- Dennis Prager

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Goodness is about character - integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
- Dennis Prager

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Hamas is a terrorist organization dedicated to annihilating the Jewish state. It runs a theocratic totalitarian state in Gaza, with no individual liberty, and no freedom of speech or press.
- Dennis Prager

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Happiness is dependent on self-discipline. We are the biggest obstacles to our own happiness. It is much easier to do battle with society and with others than to fight our own nature.
- Dennis Prager

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How a society channels male aggression is one of the greatest questions as to whether that society will survive. That's why I am not against violence in the media, I am against the glorification of immoral violence.
- Dennis Prager

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If anything, we older people yearn for a peaceful world even more than young people do. We are the ones who lost friends or relatives in some war. We are the ones who have lived a lifetime of seeing and reading about human suffering.
- Dennis Prager

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If your religion doesn't teach you the difference between good and evil, your religion is worse than useless.
- Dennis Prager

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It is easier to take a position in the abstract than when it hits home.
- Dennis Prager

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Leftism seeks to undo most of the values that are distinct to Judeo-Christian religion.
- Dennis Prager

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Liberals tend to put the onus of your success on society and conservatives on you and your family.
- Dennis Prager

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Most young people have tremendous respect for older people's views.
- Dennis Prager

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One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it's very complex, it's very profound.
- Dennis Prager

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Opponents of capital punishment argue that the state has no right to take a murderer's life. Apparently, one fact that abolitionists forget or overlook is that the state is acting not only on behalf of society, but also on behalf of the murdered person and the murdered person's family.
- Dennis Prager

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Our scientific age demands that we provide definitions, measurements, and statistics in order to be taken seriously. Yet most of the important things in life cannot be precisely defined or measured. Can we define or measure love, beauty, friendship, or decency, for example?
- Dennis Prager

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People confuse goodness with weakness. It is weak people, not good people (goodness demands strength), who are taken advantage of.
- Dennis Prager

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Socialism values equality more than liberty.
- Dennis Prager

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The essence of the Hebrew Bible, transmitted by Christianity, is separation: between life and death, nature and God, good and evil, man and woman, and the holy and the profane.
- Dennis Prager

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The idea that you earn things - that you earn respect, that you earn income, responsibility. the vote, punishment... these ideas are anathema to the liberal mind.
- Dennis Prager

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The Left is doing to America what it has done to almost everything it has deeply influenced - the arts, the university, religion, culture, minorities, Europe: ruining it.
- Dennis Prager

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There's a lot more power in calm than in vituperation.
- Dennis Prager

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To be told that one can be dependent on one's parents until age 26 should strike a young person who wants to grow up as demeaning, not as something to celebrate.
- Dennis Prager

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Unhappy, let alone angry, religious people provide more persuasive arguments for atheism and secularism than do all the arguments of atheists.
- Dennis Prager

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Whatever feminists may say about their only advocating choices, everyone knows the truth: Feminism regards work outside the home as more elevating, honorable, and personally productive than full-time mothering and making a home.
- Dennis Prager

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