Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its strength; and so is man rooted to the land from which he draws his faith together with his life.
— Joseph Conrad
I call it small government, grass-roots activism: The Tea Party activists are a part of it, FreedomWorks is part of it. FreedomWorks is the longest-standing, most active organization within this movement.
— Dick Armey grass roots quote
They came down on us because we had a grass-roots, real people's revolution, complete with the programs, complete with the unity, complete with the working coalitions, where we crossed racial lines.
— Bobby Seale
In any grass-roots campaign, building an ongoing base of support is as important as winning the ultimate goal.
— Patricia Ireland
The jury had down right contempt for punk rock grass roots ethics.
— grass roots quotation by Jello Biafra