Quotes by democratic

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  • Bayard Rustin
    Bayard Rustin
    American activist 1912-1987
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    Since Israel is a democratic state surrounded by essentially undemocratic states which have sworn her destruction, those interested in democracy everywhere must support Israel's existence.
  • Anna Lindh
    Anna Lindh
    Swedish Social Democratic politician 1957-2003
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    Still, corruption and oppression are far too common threats to the democratic society.
  • Clive Barnes
    Clive Barnes
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    Television is the first truly democratic culture, the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. the most terrifying thing is what people do want.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    That a peasant may become king does not render the kingdom democratic.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    That's free enterprise, friends: freedom to gamble, freedom to lose. And the great thing - the truly democratic thing about it - is that you don't even have to be a player to lose.
  • Bernard L. Schwartz
    Bernard L. Schwartz
    American businessman 1925-
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    The 2008 Democratic presidential candidates would be wise to note that unwarranted negativism is dangerous and badly underestimates the strengths of the American people to adapt to and prosper with change.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
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    The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these are abandoned, of race, but of age.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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    The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies.
  • Bobby Darin
    Bobby Darin
    American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, impressionist, and actor 1936-1973
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    The Democratic Party of California is ready to sponsor me. All I have to do is find the right office to run for.
  • Billy Sunday
    Billy Sunday
    American athlete and evangelist 1862-1935
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    The Democratic party of Florida has put a temperance plank in its platform and the Republican party of every state would nail that plank in their platform if they thought it would carry the election.
    Source: Billy Sunday, the Man and His Message: With His Own Words which Have Won Thousands for Christ (1917)
  • Beji Caid Essebsi
    Beji Caid Essebsi
    Tunisian politician 1926-2019
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    The democratic process is always vulnerable and threatened by terrorists, by parties that do not believe in democracy.
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician 1941-
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    The Fed has got to become a more democratic institution that is responsive to the needs of the middle class, not just Wall Street CEOs.
  • Al Spalding
    Al Spalding
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    The genius of our institutions is democratic - baseball is a democratic game.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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    The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
  • Beeban Kidron
    Beeban Kidron
    British filmmaker 1961-
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    The idea of the Internet as sort of open and democratic and free and with no hierarchy, the libertarian beginnings as it were, with peer-to-peer networks... I'd sort of like for everyone to just admit that we're beyond that now.
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