majorities

A Quote by Andrew Jackson on courage and majorities

One man with courage makes a majority.

Andrew Jackson (1767 - 1845)

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A Quote by Denis Waitley on careers, economics, majorities, and time

Don't ever let economic alone determine your career or how you spend the majority of your time.

Denis Waitley

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A Quote by Dr. William Ralph Inge, KC, VO, FBA, DD on country, majorities, suffering, and tyranny

Of all tyrannies a country can suffer, the worst is the tyranny of the majority.

William Inge (1860 - 1954)

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A Quote by William Feather on ability, choice, education, finance, majorities, people, understanding, and voting

A lot of voters always cast their ballot for the candidate who seems to them to be one of the people. That means he must have the same superstitions, the same unbalanced prejudices, and the same lack of understanding of public finances that are characteristic of the majority. A better choice would be a candidate who has a closer understanding and a better education than the majority. Too much voting is based on affability rather than on ability.

William Feather (1889 - 1981)

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A Quote by William Ewart Gladstone on decisions and majorities

Decision by majorities is as much an expedient as lighting by gas.

William Ewart Gladstone (1809 - 1898)

Source: Speech, House of Commons, 1858

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A Quote by Will Durant on acting, machines, majorities, minorities, and politics

The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.

Will Durant (1885 - 1981)

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A Quote by Wendell Phillips on god and majorities

One on God's side is a majority.

Wendell Phillips (1811 - 1884)

Source: Speech, Nov. 1, 1859.

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A Quote by Viktor E. Frankl on belief, camping, challenge, life, majorities, men, opportunity, reality, and victory

Most men in a concentration camp believed that the real opportunities of life had passed. Yet, in reality, there was an opportunity and a challenge. One could make a victory of those experiences, turning life into an inner triumph, or one could ignore the challenge and simply vegetate, as did a majority of the prisoners.

Viktor Frankl (1905 - 1997)

Source: Dr. Victor E. Frankl in Man’s Search for Meaning, Simon and Schuster, NY, 1963, p. 115.

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A Quote by Bumper Sticker Wisdom on majorities and moral majority

The moral majority is neither.

Bumper Sticker Wisdom

Source: Bumper Sticker

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A Quote by Thomas Jefferson on force and majorities

Great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities.

Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)

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