quote by Angela Davis

When children attend schools that place a greater value on discipline and security than on knowledge and intellectual development, they are attending prep schools for prison.

— Angela Davis

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Prison quote Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.

Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.

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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.

The best way to keep a prisoner from escaping is to make sure he never knows he's in prison.

Prison quote Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a

Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.

If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.

If you strike at, imprison, or kill us, out of our prisons or graves we will still evoke a spirit that will thwart you, and perhaps, raise a force that will destroy you! We defy you! Do your worst!

Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Prison quote Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.

Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.

Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.

Forgiveness is setting the prisoner free, only to find out that the prisoner was me.

Security without liberty is called prison.

Prison quote Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.

Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.

The small man builds cages for everyone he knows While the sage, who has to duck his head when the moon is low, Keeps dropping keys all night long For the beautiful rowdy prisoners.

Forgiveness is unlocking the door to set someone free and realising you were the prisoner!

No prison can hold me; no hand or leg irons or steel locks can shackle me. No ropes or chains can keep me from my freedom.

Prison quote Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

Identity is a prison you can never escape, but the way to redeem your past is not to run from it, but to try to understand it, and use it as a foundation to grow.

If you can't do anything about it then let it go. Don't be a prisoner to things you can't change.

It appears that the murder rate inside prisons is ten times higher than that outside prisons. It must be due to all those Kalashnikov rifles that are issued to prisoners upon their incarceration.

Prison quote Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

I have to remind myself that some birds aren't meant to be caged.

Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice.

Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Unclose your mind. You are not a prisoner. You are a bird in flight, searching the skies for dreams.

Prison quote The greatest prison people live in is the fear of what other people think.

The greatest prison people live in is the fear of what other people think.

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Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.

Your Honor, years ago I recognized my kinship with all living beings, and I made up my mind that I was not one bit better than the meanest on earth. I said then, and I say now, that while there is a lower class, I am in it, and while there is a criminal element I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.

The dirty alliance between religious preachers and possessors of power brought the boon of prisons, gallows, knouts and above all such theories for the mankind.

Prison quote The greatest prison people live in is the fear of what other people think.

The greatest prison people live in is the fear of what other people think.

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A ‘liberal paradise’ would be a place where everybody has guaranteed employment, free comprehensive health care, free education, free food, free housing, free clothing, free utilities and only law enforcement personnel have guns. And, believe it or not, such a liberal utopia does indeed exist. ... It’s called prison.

Love in the Arab world is like a prisoner, and I want to set (it) free.

I want to free the Arab soul, sense and body with my poetry. The relationships between men and women in our society are not healthy.

I can mingle with the stars and throw a party on Mars I am a prisoner, locked up behind Xanax bars

Prison quote Your mind is your prison when you focus on your fear.

Your mind is your prison when you focus on your fear.

You can imprison a man, but not an idea.

You can exile a man, but not an idea. You can kill a man, but not an idea.

My main point here is that if you are the child of God and God is a part of you, the in your imagination God suppose to look like you. And when you accept a picture of the deity assigned to you by another people, you become the spiritual prisoners of that other people.

Prison Break - Prison Break is an American television serial drama created by Paul Scheuring for Fox. The series revolves around two brothers, Lincoln Burrows (Dominic

Prison Playbook - Prison Playbook (Korean: 슬기로운 감빵생활; RR: Seulgiroun Gamppangsaenghwal; lit. Wise Prison Life) is a 2017 South Korean television series directed by Shin

Supermax prison - maximum (ADX) prison is a "control-unit" prison, or a unit within prisons, which represent the most secure levels of custody in the prison systems of certain

Private prison - private prison, or for-profit prison, is a place where people are imprisoned by a third party that is contracted by a government agency. Private prison companies

Stanford prison experiment - The Stanford prison experiment (SPE) was a social psychology experiment that attempted to investigate the psychological effects of perceived power, focusing

Incarceration in the United States - commission of felony and other offenses. The United States has the largest prison population in the world, and the highest per-capita incarceration rate.

Bastøy Prison - Bastøy Prison (Norwegian: Bastøy fengsel) is a minimum-security prison on Bastøy Island, Norway, located in the Horten municipality about 75 kilometres

Open prison - An open prison (open jail) is any jail in which the prisoners are trusted to serve their sentences with minimal supervision and perimeter security and

Prison cell - A prison cell, also known as a jail cell, is a small room in a prison or police station where a prisoner is held. Cells greatly vary by their furnishings

Prisons do not disappear social problems, they disappear human beings.

Homelessness, unemployment, drug addiction, mental illness, and illiteracy are only a few of the problems that disappear from public view when the human beings contending with them are relegated to cages.

Prison quote Your mind is your prison when you focus on your fear.

Your mind is your prison when you focus on your fear.

How many of us would be able to overcome our desires and resist the temptation of sin? How many of us even lower our gaze when we look upon something that we are not supposed to? The real prisoner is the one whose heart has been kept away from remembering his Lord, and the real captive is the one who has been captivated by his whims and desires.

Whoever wishes to meet Jesus must meet him in places where brothers and sisters of Jesus are hungry, thirsty, naked, unwanted, sick or in prison. Whoever keeps himself distant from these places remains distant from Jesus.

The question is not whether there is intelligent life out there, the question is, whether there is intelligent life down here. As long as you have war, police, prisons, crime, you are in the early stages of civilization.

Prison quote He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

The Bureau of Justice reports that one in three black male babies born this century will go to jail or prison - that is an absolutely astonishing statistic. And it ought to be terrorizing to not just to people of color, but to all of us.

Poor people, especially those of color, are worth nothing to corporations and private contractors if they are on the street. In jail and prisons, however, they can each generate corporate revenues of $30,000 to $40,000 a year.

I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.

We are part of the whole which we call the universe, but it is an optical delusion of our mind that we think we are separate. This separateness is like a prison for us. Our job is to widen the circle of our compassion so we feel connected with all people and situations.

I love songs about horses, railroads, land, Judgment Day, family, hard times, whiskey, courtship, marriage, adultery, separation, murder, war, prison, rambling, damnation, home, salvation, death, pride, humor, piety, rebellion, patriotism, larceny, determination, tragedy, rowdiness, heartbreak and love. And Mother. And God.

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