Quotes: establishment

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  • Barbara Castle
    Barbara Castle
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    Another example of that was that even during the economic problems of the 1945 government, we managed to carry out other aspects of our policy and other ideals. Through the establishment of national parks, for instance.
  • Bhagat Singh
    Bhagat Singh
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    By Revolution, we mean the ultimate establishment of an order of society which may not be threatened by such breakdown, and in which the sovereignty of the proletariat should be recognized and a world federation should redeem humanity from the bondage of capitalism and misery of imperial wars.
    Source: As quoted in Bhagat Singh and His Ideology
  • Tryon Edwards
    Tryon Edwards
    American theologian 1809-1894
    Tryon Edwards
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    Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
    Albert Ellis
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    If I had been a member of the academic establishment, I could have done other experiments.
  • Art Buchwald
    Art Buchwald
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    If you attack the establishment long enough and hard enough, they will make you a member of it.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
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    In 1988, when democracy was restored, the military establishment was still very powerful. The extremist groups were still there. And when the aid and assistance to Pakistan was cut, we had to adopt harsh economic policies. So in a way, it showed that democracy doesn't pay, and the military was able to reassert itself.
  • Algernon Sydney
    Algernon Sydney
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    Laws and constitutions ought to be weighed... to constitute that which is most conducing to the establishment of justice and liberty.
  • Bill Haslam
    Bill Haslam
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    Men and women motivated by faith have every right and obligation to bring their belief and commitment to the public debate. However, that is very different from the governmental establishment of religion that our founders warned against and our constitution prohibits.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
    Charles Dickens
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    Minerva House was ''a finishing establishment for young ladies,'' where some twenty girls of the ages from thirteen to nineteen inclusive, acquired a smattering of everything and a knowledge of nothing.
  • Herbert Marcuse
    Herbert Marcuse
    German politiek philosopher 1898-1979
    Herbert Marcuse
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    Obscenity is a moral concept in the verbal arsenal of the establishment, which abuses the term by applying it, not to expressions of its own morality but to those of another.
  • Machiavelli
    Machiavelli
    Florentijns staatsphilosopher 1469-1527
    Machiavelli
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    One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
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    Our educational establishment is failing; it is past time for courage, honesty, and action commensurate with the need, particularly here in the United States.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
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    People say, 'Are you going to be beating up one side or the other side?' It's everybody. It's the entire education establishment that is in power.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    The establishment of democracy on the American continent was scarcely as radical a break with the past as was the necessity, which Americans faced, of broadening this concept to include black men.
  • The growth of constitutional government, as we now understand it, was promoted by the establishment of two different sets of machinery for making laws and carrying on government.
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