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  • Alexander Cockburn
    Alexander Cockburn
    Irish-American political journalist and writer 1941-2012
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    A childish soul not inoculated with compulsory prayer is a soul open to any religious infection.
  • Garrison Keillor
    Garrison Keillor
    American humoristic writer 1942-
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    A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.
  • Anthony Eden
    Anthony Eden
    British politician 1897-1977
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    Corruption never has been compulsory.
  • Carol Bellamy
    Carol Bellamy
    American nonprofit executive 1942-
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    For example, UNICEF works with governments to change legislation such as in India where a law was passed raising the age of compulsory school completion to keep children in school and away from the workplace for longer.
  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
    William S. Burroughs
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    Humility is indeed beatness, a compulsory virtue that no one exhibits unless he has to.
  • Abbie Hoffman
    Abbie Hoffman
    American political and social activist 1936-1989
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    I believe in compulsory cannibalism. If people were forced to eat what they killed, there would be no more wars.
  • W. Edwards Deming
    W. Edwards Deming
    American engineer, statistician and author 1900-1993
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    Learning is not compulsory but neither is survival.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Leisure may be defined as free activity, labor as compulsory activity. Leisure does what it likes, labor does what it must, the compulsion being that of Nature, which in these latitudes leaves men no choice between labor and starvation.
  • Adrienne Rich
    Adrienne Rich
    American Poet 1929-
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    Lesbian existence comprises both the breaking of a taboo and the rejection of a compulsory way of life. It is also a direct or indirect attack on the male right of access to women.
  • Carmen Marton
    Carmen Marton
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    Oh, there's a lot of breaks in our sport. Strained muscles, breaks, tears. I've seen teeth fly out before mouth guards were compulsory. Feet fractures are quite common, cheeks, faces, jaws, legs.
  • Bob Black
    Bob Black
    American author and anarchist 1951-
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    People aren't as stupid as the politicians think. More and more of us are laughing off our 'civic duty' to vote, rejecting the role of compulsory constituent.
    Source: The Abolition of Work and Other Essays (1986)
  • Benjamin Tucker
    Benjamin Tucker
    American anarchist and socialist 1854-1939
    Benjamin Tucker
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    The Anarchists answer that the abolition of the State will leave in existence a defensive association, resting no longer on a compulsory but on a voluntary basis, which will restrain invaders by any means that may prove necessary.
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