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Tyranny destroys or strengthens the individual; freedom enervates him, until he becomes no more than a puppet. Man has more chances of saving himself by hell than by paradise.
~ E. M. Cioran

 

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We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.
~ Nathanael Greene

 

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Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is in an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob, and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.
~ Frederick Douglass

 

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You cannot raise the standard against oppression, or leap into the breach to relieve injustice, and still keep an open mind to every disconcerting fact, or an open ear to the cold voice of doubt.
~ Learned Hand

 

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You know, it's not the world that was my oppressor, because what the world does to you, if the world does it to you long enough and effectively enough, you begin to do to yourself.
~ James Baldwin

 

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You may try but you can never imagine what it is to have a man's form of genius in you, and to suffer the slavery of being a girl.
~ George Eliot

 

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