quote by Mark Twain

If voting made any difference they wouldn't let us do it.

— Mark Twain

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True democracy quote A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decis

A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.

True democracy or the swaraj of the masses can never come through untruthful and violent means.

A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.

True democracy quote You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that

You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control your that means everyone can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.

There cannot be true democracy unless women's voices are heard.

There cannot be true democracy unless women are given the opportunity to take responsibility for their own lives.

Everybody counts in applying democracy.

And there will never be a true democracy until every responsible and law-abiding adult in it, without regard to race, sex, color or creed has his or her own inalienable and unpurchasable voice in government.

Democracy is liberty - a liberty which does not infringe on the liberty nor encroach on the rights of others; a liberty which maintains strict discipline, and makes law its guarantee and the basis of its exercise. This alone is true liberty; this alone can produce true democracy.

True democracy quote Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.

Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.

Women's fight for equal rights is essentially a humanist and peaceful struggle for true democracy, and a higher form of civilization.

People often say that, in a democracy, decisions are made by a majority of the people. Of course, that is not true. Decisions are made by a majority of those who make themselves heard and who vote - a very different thing.

It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy.

True democracy quote Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.

Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.

Part of what we have to do a better job of, if our democracy is to function in a complicated diverse society like this, is to teach our kids enough critical thinking to be able to sort out what is true and what is false, what is contestable and what is incontestable. And we seem to have trouble with that. And our political system doesn't help.

It is not true that democracy will always safeguard freedom of conscience better than autocracy. Witness the most famous of all trials. Pilate was, from the standpoint of the Jews, certainly the representative of autocracy. Yet he tried to protect freedom. And he yielded to a democracy.

The true slogan of a true democracy is not `Let the Government do it' but rather, 'let's do it ourselves'.... This is the spirit of a people dedicated to helping themselves and one another.

True democracy quote Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and

Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.

True Democracy makes no enquiry about the color of the skin, or the place of nativity. Wherever it sees a man, it recognizes a being endowed by his Creator with original inalienable rights

Even if we accept, as the basic tenet of true democracy, that one moron is equal to one genius, is it necessary to go a further step and hold that two morons are better than one genius?

The true victory is the victory for democracy and pluralism.

True democracy quote Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should n

Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.

In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist.

It is true you cannot eat freedom and you cannot power machinery with democracy.

But then neither can political prisoners turn on the light in the cells of a dictatorship.

There cannot be true democracy unless all citizens are able to participate fully in the lives of their country.

True democracy quote True love has a habit of coming back.

True love has a habit of coming back.

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All men are capable of reason. That is the fundamental principle of democracy Because everybody's mind is capable of true knowledge, you don't have to have a special authority, or a special revelation telling you that this is the way things should be.

'Peace on earth, good will toward men' - democracy must cling to that message.

For it is my deep conviction that democracy cannot live without that true religion which gives a nation a sense of justice and moral purpose.

Wherever politics intrudes upon economic life, political success is readily attained by saying what people like to hear rather than what is demonstrably true. Instead of safeguarding truth and honesty, the state then tends to become a major source of insi

True democracy quote True friendship isn't about being inseparable, it's being separated

True friendship isn't about being inseparable, it's being separated

Bosses are no more inevitable in state and local governments than dictators are in national governments. They will arise and prosper, nevertheless, if true believers of democracy - citizens devoted to the democratic ideals - do not constantly oppose them.

I wanted to get far away from those who believed in cruelty, so then I went to France, a land of true freedom, democracy, equality and fraternity.

Inflation is bringing us true democracy.

For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.

True democracy quote Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.

Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.

Unfortunately, the true force which propels our endless political disputes, our constant struggles for political advantage, is often not our burning concern for democracy, it is often of our dedication to the principle of the rule of law.

Democracy is based on the majority principle.

This is especially true in a country such as ours where the vast majority have been systematically denied their rights. At the same time, democracy also requires that the rights of political and other minorities be safeguarded.

Equality before the law in a true democracy is a matter of right.

It cannot be a matter of charity or of favor or of grace or of discretion.

True democracy quote A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, i

A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.

Loyalty to the true, core values and roots of democracy is what makes a true patriot, not loyalty to a symbol of the country.

To win the cause we all believe in, the spread of true democracy all over the world, we need to win by example, not just with speeches but by example; not just with military might but by gaining the respect of the world.

The true friend of the people should see that they be not too poor, for extreme poverty lowers the character of the democracy.

True democracy quote There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.

There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.

A man may act as his conscience dictates so long as he does not infringe upon the rights of others. That is the spirit of true democracy, and all government by the Priesthood should be actuated by that same high motive.

In a true democracy everyone can be upper class and live in Connecticut.

Christ was the first true democrat that ever breathed, as the old dramatist Dekkar said he was the first true gentleman.

There cannot be true democracy unless women's voices are heard.

We have proved that the true strength of our nation comes not from the scale of our wealth but from the power of our ideals - opportunity, democracy, liberty and hope.

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