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American Evangelist 1918-
A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.
Chinese-born British writer 1952-
Although my book is banned I am still allowed to go to China and travel. There is no longer the kind of control that Mao used to have-there have been deep fundamental changes in society.
English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-1908
In a few generations more, there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them, no toleration of them. An immense agony will have then ceased, but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the world's youth.
British actor, writer, director 1921-
A diplomat these days in nothing, but a head waiter who is allowed to sit down occasionally.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in which adventure is allowed to take whatever form it will is sure to be short.
William S. Burroughs
American writer and artist 1914-1997
After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people who didn't do it. I sure as hell wouldn't want to live in a society where the only people allowed guns are the police and the military.
American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
All paradises, all utopias are designed by who is not there, by the people who are not allowed in.
John Maynard Keynes
British economist 1883-1946
America must not be allowed to pick out the eyes of the British Empire.
English film director, screenwriter and actor 1954-
And it says something about our level of disassociation, that we can provoke these wars abroad but we're not allowed to see people get killed as a result.
American theologian 1809-1894
Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.
British science-fiction writer 1952-
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves into a position of power should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Australian director, writer, and producer 1962-
At a very young age I was allowed to go into the cinema and watch adult films.
Irish civil rights activist 1947-
Basically, I have no place in organized politics. By coming to the British Parliament, I've allowed the people to sacrifice me at the top and let go the more effective job I should be doing at the bottom.
American activist and former member of the Black Liberation Army (BLA) 1947-
Being in Cuba has allowed me to live in a society that is not at war with itself. There is a sense of community. It's a given in Cuba that, if you fall down, the person next to you is going to help you get up.
American-British author 1951-
Britain still has the most reliably beautiful countryside of anywhere in the world. I would hate to be part of the generation that allowed that to be lost.
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