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No scale to balance, what's in my heart. No numbers to measure, nor even to chart. This love can't be seen, in ounces or in pounds. For only through time, can it's value be found. - Robert M. Hensel

Our numbers have increased in Vietnam because the aggression of others has increased in Vietnam. There is not, and there will not be, a mindless escalation. - Lyndon Baines Johnson

Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; promises successes to the weak, and esteem to all. - George Washington

If large numbers of people believe in freedom of speech, there will be freedom of speech even if the law forbids it. But if public opinion is sluggish, inconvenient minorities will be persecuted, even if laws exist to protect them. - George Orwell

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets. - Voltaire

Oh! 'tis a precious thing, when wives are dead, To find such numbers who will serve instead: And in whatever state a man be thrown, 'Tis that precisely they would wish their own. - George Crabbe

Beyond a critical point within a finite space, freedom diminishes as numbers increase, the human question is not how many can possibly survive within the system, but what kind of existence is possible for those who do survive. - Frank Herbert

To excite in us tastes, odours, and sounds I believe that nothing is required in external bodies except shapes, numbers, and slow or rapid movements, if ears, tongues, and noses were removed, shapes and numbers and motions would remain, but not odours or tastes or sounds. - Galileo Galilei