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  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
    Bill Clinton
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    Abigail, do you favor the United States Army abolishing the affirmative action program that produced Colin Powell? Yes or no? Yes or no?
  • Bill Moyers
    Bill Moyers
    American journalist 1934-
    Bill Moyers
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    In those days, affirmative action was for whites only. I might still be working for the grocery store in the small Texas town where I grew up were it not for affirmative action for Southern white boys.
    Source: Help, speech to the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, 3 March 2007, Moyers on Democracy
  • John Burroughs
    John Burroughs
    American writer 1837-1921
    John Burroughs
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    It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
    Cass Sunstein
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    Many progressives understand Scalia, and other conservative judges, in crassly political terms - as opponents of affirmative action, abortion, gun control, and campaign finance legislation. But what Scalia cared most about was clear, predictable rules, laid down in advance.
  • Hermann Hesse
    Hermann Hesse
    German-born Swiss novelist and poet 1877-1962
    Hermann Hesse
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    The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Whether or not the world would be vastly benefited by a total banishment from it of all intoxicating drinks seems not now an open question. Three-fourths of mankind confess the affirmative with their tongues, and I believe all the rest acknowledge it in their hearts.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    White is not a mere absence of color; it is a shining and affirmative thing, as fierce as red, as definite as black. God paints in many colors; but He never paints so gorgeously, I had almost said so gaudily, as when He paints in white.
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