When there are no other options, people fight harder. If the choice is life or death they have nothing to lose.
Empirical research has shown that quality tends to be the consequence of quantity when it comes to creativity... Those who produce more masterworks also produce more rubbish.
The great society is a place where men are more concerned with the quality of their goods than with the quantity of their goods.
Courage is as often the outcome of despair as of hope; in the one case we have nothing to lose, in the other everything to gain.
When you have nothing to hide you have nothing to fear. When you do the right things in the right way you have nothing to lose because you have nothing to fear.
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.