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Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act of depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest." N.B.: This quote refers to the British disarmament of the Indian Army. Gandhi never advocated the individual right to bear arms. - Gandhi, An Autobiography.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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You can get a lot more done with a kind word and a gun, than with a kind word alone.

Al Capone Quotes

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If none were to have Liberty but those who understand what it is, there would not be many freed Men in the world.

Lord Halifax Quotes

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The people who remained victorious were less like conquerors than conquered.

St. Augustine Quotes

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Very little is known of the Canadian country since it is rarely visited by anyone but the Queen and illiterate sport fishermen.

General George Patton Quotes

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The inner censor of the mind of the true believer completes the work of the public censor; his self-discipline is as tyrannical as the obedience imposed by the regime; he terrorizes his own conscience into submission; he carries his private Iron Curtain inside his skull, to protect his illusions against the intrusion of reality.

Arthur Koestler Quotes

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To succeed in politics, it is often necessary to rise above your principles.

Anonymous Quotes

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...whenever it is necessary that one of several conflicting opinions should prevail and when one would have to be made to prevail by force if need be, it is less wasteful to determine which has the stronger support by counting numbers than by fighting. Democracy is the only method of peaceful change that man has yet been discovered.

F.a. Hayek Quotes

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Many a bum show has been saved by the flag.

George M. Cohan Quotes

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I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death.

Patrick Henry Quotes

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CAPITAL, n. The seat of misgovernment. That which provides the fire, the pot, the dinner, the table and the knife and fork for the anarchist; the part of the repast that himself supplies is the disgrace before meat.

Otto von Bismarck Quotes

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Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.

Philip Zimmermann Quotes

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A thief believes everybody steals.

E.w. Howe Quotes

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Fascism is capitalism in decay.

Lenin (vladimir Ulyanov) Quotes

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Freedom is that instant between when someone tells you to do something and when you decide how to respond.

Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Quotes

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The last of the human freedoms is to choose one's attitudes.

Victor Frankl Quotes

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If you make a living, if you earn your own money, you're free -- however free one can be on this planet.

Theodore White Quotes

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We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piece of bread. They may have been few in number, but they offer sufficient proof that everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances - to choose one's own way.

Victor Frankl Quotes

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When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.

Norm Crosby Quotes

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The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. - "Leadership Is an Art".

Max De Pree Quotes

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One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.

Arnold Glasgow Quotes

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All that Communism needs to make it successful is someone to feed and clothe it.

'columbia Record' Quotes

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Socialism is Bolshevism with a shave.

'detroit Journal' Quotes

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What a crazy world we live in! Trying to treat addiction as a legal problem, and trying to treat criminal misbehaviors using guns as a medical problem! Beam me up, Scotty. Ain't no intelligent life down here.

Julie Cochrane Quotes

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The right of bearing arms for a lawful purpose is not a right granted by the Constitution; neither is it in any manner dependent upon that instrument for its existence.

U.s. Vs Cruikshan Quotes

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