The truth is the greatest enemy of the State.— Unknown Author
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Surround yourself with people whose definition of you is not based on your history, but your destiny.
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted;
the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
No real change in history has ever been achieved by discussions.
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
you must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Mr. Blair, I look upon secession as anarchy. If I owned the four millions of slaves in the South, I would sacrifice them all to the Union; but how can I draw my sword upon Virginia, my native State?
The purpose of life is not to be happy.
It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
The world is a severe schoolmaster, for its frowns are less dangerous than its smiles and flatteries, and it is a difficult task to keep in the path of wisdom.
Every moment of life is unique-a kiss, a sunset, a dance, a joke.
None will ever recur in quite the same way. Each happens only once in the history of the universe.
To control a people you must first control what they think about themselves and how they regard their history and culture. And when your conqueror makes you ashamed of your culture and your history, he needs no prison walls and no chains to hold you.
Great Britain provided time; the United States provided money and Soviet Russia provided blood.
Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination;
never limit others because of your own limited imagination.
The people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders.
..tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the peacemakers for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger.
What happened yesterday is history. What happens tomorrow is a mystery. What we do today makes a difference - the precious present moment.
We have nothing to fear for the future, except as we shall forget the way the Lord has led us, and His teaching in our past history.
Every great dream begins with a dreamer.
History teaches us that unity is strength, and cautions us to submerge and overcome our differences in the quest for common goals, to strive, with all our combined strength, for the path to true African brotherhood and unity.
Condemn me, it does not matter: history will absolve me.
Throughout history many nations have suffered a physical defeat, but that has never marked the end of a nation. But when a nation has become the victim of a psychological defeat, then that marks the end of a nation.
If you tremble with indignation at every injustice then you are a comrade of mine.
If we accept and acquiesce in the face of discrimination, we accept the responsibility ourselves. We should, therefore, protest openly everything ... that smacks of discrimination or slander.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
I've always considered Christ to be one of the greatest revolutionaries in the history of humanity.
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There is that great proverb — that until the lions have their own historians, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.
No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow them.
Nobody is going to teach you your true history, teach you your true heroes, if they know that that knowledge will help set you free.
I really only love God as much as I love the person I love the least.
The simple act of opening a bottle of wine has brought more happiness to the human race than all the collective governments in the history of earth
I can prophecy that your grandchildren in America will live under socialism -- Our firm conviction is that sooner or later Capitalism will give way to Socialism. Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you.
Revolution is a serious thing, the most serious thing about a revolutionarys life. When one commits oneself to the struggle, it must be for a lifetime.
Donald Trump is obviously the most pro-gay candidate in American electoral history.
I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.