minorities

A Quote by Will Durant on beginning, custom, minorities, and truth

Truth always originates in a minority of one, and every custom begins as a broken precedent.

Will Durant (1885 - 1981)

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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 Lewis Willkie on facts, liberty, love, minorities, progress, society, and thinking

To suppress minority thinking and minority expression would tend to freeze society and prevent progress. Now more than ever we must keep in the forefront of our minds the fact that whenever we take away the liberties of those we hate, we are opening the way to loss of liberty for those we love.

Wendell Lewis Willkie (1892 - 1944)

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A Quote by unknown on civilization, ideas, and minorities

Civilization is a slow process of adopting the ideas of minorities.

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A Quote by Thomas Carlyle on minorities and starting

Every new opinion at its starting is precisely a minority of one.

Thomas Carlyle (1795 - 1881)

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A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on history, minorities, and power

All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

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A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on hope, minorities, time, and truth

The truth, the hope of any time, must always be sought in minorities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

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A Quote by Ralph W. Sockman, D.D. on courage, majorities, minorities, and tolerance

The test of tolerance comes when we are in a majority; the test of courage comes when we are in a minority.

Ralph W. Sockman

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A Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes on minorities

If a man is in a minority of one, we lock him up.

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on creativity, dedication, minorities, and world

Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

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