Quotes: crusade

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  • A. J. Liebling
    A. J. Liebling
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    As a result of its generous stand, the University of Chicago's undergraduate college acts as the greatest magnet for neurotic juveniles since the Children's Crusade, with Robert Maynard Hutchins playing the role of Stephen the Shepherd Boy.
    Source: Chicago: The Second City (2004) p.110
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    Rape is an outrage that cannot be tolerated in a civilized society. Yet feminism, which has waged a crusade for rape to be taken more seriously, has put young women in danger by hiding the truth about sex from them.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • A. J. P. Taylor
    A. J. P. Taylor
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    The crusade against Communism was even more imaginary than the specter of Communism.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    The thirst for adventure is the vent which Destiny offers; a war, a crusade, a gold mine, a new country, speak to the imagination and offer swing and play to the confined powers.
  • This crusade is much more important than the anti- lynching movement, because there would be no lynching if it did not start in the schoolroom.
  • Harold Wilson
    Harold Wilson
    British Labour politician 1916-1995
    Harold Wilson
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    This Party is a moral crusade or it is nothing.
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