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FAMOUS QUOTES Linking to MONTANAN 1948
DISCRIMINATION “It may be shocking to some people in this country to realise that, without meaning to do so, they hold views in common with Hitler when they preach discrimination against other religious, racial or economic groups.” - Henry A. Wallace
DISCRIMINATION “Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every walking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.” - Martin Luther King Jr.
RESPONSIBILITY “You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.” -Abraham Lincoln
RESPONSIBILITY “One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes… and the choices we make are ultimately ou own responsibility.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
COURAGE “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” - Winston Churchill
COURAGE “There are no easy answers but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right.” - Ronald Reagan
GROWING UP “The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.” - Max Lerner
GROWING UP “Maturity is a high price to pay for growing up.” - Tom Stoppard
SECRECY “In all secrets there is a kind of guilt, however beautiful or joyful they may be, or for what good end they may be set to serve. Secrecy means evasion, and evasion means a problem to the moral mind.” - Gilbert Parker
SECRECY “Secrecy, being an instrument of conspiracy, ought never to be the system of a regular government.” - Jeremy Bentham
POWER “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” - Abraham Lincoln
POWER “All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche
LOYALTY “Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.” - Mark Twain
LOYALTY “Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.” - Ayn Rand
TRUTH “Three thing cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon and the truth.” - Buddha
TRUTH “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why, right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.” - Martin Luther King Jr.
JUSTICE “Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.” - Martin Luther King Jr.
JUSTICE “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step towards the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” - Martin Luther King Jr.
OPPRESSION “Power in defence of freedom is greater than power in behalf of tyranny and oppression.” - Malcolm X
OPPRESSION “It is often easier to become outraged by injustice half a world away than by oppression and discrimination half a block from home.” - Carl T. Rowan
FAMILY “A man should never neglect his family for business.” - Walt Disney
FAMILY “Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honour of my family.” - Vartan Gregorian