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A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves.
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Edward R. Murrow

No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices.
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Edward R. Murrow

I saw the destiny of Nations on TV. I didn't want to miss it so I didn't go to sleep. It really was exciting to watch the whole world turn to rust. But I wouldn't be human, made out of this dust. If I thought that I knew , that the way to get across to you, was this high and winding stair, I'd be there." -~Arlo Guthrie from Stairs on Mystic Journey from 1996
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Arlo Guthrie

Look within;
There is no fire like greed,
No crime like hatred,
No sorrow like separation,
No sickness like hunger of heart,
And no joy like the joy of freedom.
Health, contentment and trust
Are the greatest possessions,
And freedom is the greatest joy.
Look within.
Be Still.
Follow then the shining ones, the wise, the awakened, the loving,
For they know how to work and forbear.
But if you cannot find
Friend or master to go with you,
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Thomas Translated By : Byron

It is a peculiar sensation, this double consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of the world that looks on in amused contempt and pity. One ever feels his twoness, -- an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder. W.E.B. Du Bois, The Souls of...
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W.E.B. Du Bois

Doubt may be painful, but certainty ridiculous
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